Propaganda Techniques

fault as virtue - presenting a weakness or undesirable trait as a strength, by focusing on any positive aspect of it.


09:17: fault as virtuesee definition - presenting a weakness or undesirable trait as a strength, by focusing on any positive aspect of it.
: Biden suggests the recent increase in illegal immigration at the southern border is an affirmation of his character.

11:41: fault as virtuesee definition - presenting a weakness or undesirable trait as a strength, by focusing on any positive aspect of it.
: Jordan suggests the repeated Russian baiting of Trump associates reflects well on the Trump administration and should be reassuring to Americans.

30:20: fault as virtuesee definition - presenting a weakness or undesirable trait as a strength, by focusing on any positive aspect of it.
: O'Rourke claims his 1998 DWI arrest has made him better able to identify with and fight for criminal justice reform for minorities.

1:44:55: fault as virtuesee definition - presenting a weakness or undesirable trait as a strength, by focusing on any positive aspect of it.
: Trump suggests his vast experience exploiting the political system makes him the candidate best suited to fix the political system.