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In this episode, learn how Edward Bernays used his skills to assist US Presidents and global corporations as they waged war on Guatemala.
It's no secret that legendary PR man Edward Bernays changed the American mind about numerous products, but he didn't stop there. In addition to influencing what modern America ate for breakfast, he helped sell Americans on the idea of entering World War I as well. He even worked with the US government and global corporations like the United Fruit Company to initiate a civil war in Guatemala under the guise of a war on Communism.