Cult of personality
A cult of personality arises when an individual uses mass media, propaganda, or other methods, to create an idealized, heroic, and at times, worshipful image, often through unquestioning flattery and ...
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Secular religion
Secular religion is a term that has been used to characterize Communism and other nontheistic communal belief systems.
In 1936 a Protestant priest referred explicitly to Communism as a new secular...
Józef Piłsudski's cult of personality
Józef Piłsudski's cult of personality has developed around the figure of Józef Piłsudski, Polish military commander and politician, starting with the interwar period and continuing after his death in ...
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North Korea's cult of personality
The North Korean cult of personality surrounding North Korea's ruling family, the Kims, has existed in North Korea for decades and can be found in many examples of North Korean culture. Although it is...
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Nicolae Ceaușescu's cult of personality
During the Cold War, Romanian President Nicolae Ceaușescu presided over the most pervasive cult of personality within the Eastern Bloc. Inspired by the personality cult surrounding Kim Il-sung in Nort...
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Cult of Personality (song)
"Cult of Personality" is a song by rock band Living Colour. It was their first single off their debut album, Vivid, released on July 14, 1988. "Cult of Personality" reached #13 on the Billboard Hot 1...
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Heydar Aliyev's cult of personality
Heydar Aliyev's cult of personality, also known as Heydarism (Azerbaijani: heydərizm), became a significant part of Azerbaijani politics and society after he came to power in 1993 and continuing a...
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Carol II of Romania's cult of personality
Carol II, the King of Romania from 1930 to 1940, was the focus of a cult of personality for much of the latter part of his reign. The cult peaked with the suspension of the 1923 Constitution of Roman...
Carol II of Romania's cult of personality - Wikipedia
Johnson cult
The so-called "Johnson cult", formerly misidentified as a cargo cult, was initiated on New Hanover Island in Papua New Guinea in 1964. Although initially labeled a cargo cult, it has since been charac...
Atatürk's cult of personality
Atatürk's cult of personality was mostly established starting in the late 1930s by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk's successors after his death in 1938, by members of both his Republican People's Party and oppo...
Atatürk's cult of personality - Wikipedia
Stalin's cult of personality
Joseph Stalin's cult of personality became a prominent part of Soviet culture in December 1929, after a lavish celebration for Stalin's 50th birthday. For the rest of Stalin's rule, the Soviet press p...
Stalin's cult of personality - Wikipedia
On the Spot Guidance
On the Spot Guidance or Field Guidance is a term used chiefly by the North Korean mass media to describe advice and suggestions by North Korean dictators Kim Il-sung, Kim Jong-il, and Kim Jong-un in a...