Twitter cuts (#28)
Why are refugee close-ups always of mothers and children when the crowd shots are overwhelmingly young males? http://t.co/5liLtXwCBG
— David Frum (@davidfrum) September 14, 2015
Propaganda is almost entirely based upon selection.
(Frum’s been doing a remarkably convincing vertebrate impression on this issue.)
ADDED: Extra points all around for consistency:
As usual by now: the close-up photo in this migration story is all mothers & children, the wide shot 90+% young male http://t.co/TApYcv3xPq
— David Frum (@davidfrum) September 18, 2015