Propaganda Techniques

glittering generalities - vague words or phrases used to evoke positive emotional appeal, without presenting supporting information or reason.


27:21: glittering generalitiessee definition - vague words or phrases used to evoke positive emotional appeal, without presenting supporting information or reason.
: About "the dignity of work, workers, essential workers, essential wages, essential benefits, a livable wage, a good place, and benefits" (none of which explains why he doesn't support a higher minimum wage).

11:12: glittering generalitiessee definition - vague words or phrases used to evoke positive emotional appeal, without presenting supporting information or reason.
: About "going to work on day one," making government work for Virginians," introducing the "concept of customer service" and "fixing problems," (when it remains unclear what he'll actually do).

1:01:13: glittering generalitiessee definition - vague words or phrases used to evoke positive emotional appeal, without presenting supporting information or reason.
: About powerful forces and very bad, evil people, who know who they are, and who'll do anything, but we're stopping them, and we're seeing that right now, (when it's unclear who they are, what they're doing, how we're stopping them, and what we're seeing right now).