Public relations and propaganda are not that far apart. Sometimes the two are so intertwined it's impossible to know where one starts and the other leaves off.
Propaganda: information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view.
Public Relations: is the practice of managing the spread of information between an individual or an organization (such as a business, government agency, or a nonprofit organization) and the public.
After the Nazi Seizure of Power in 1933, Joseph Goebbels' Propaganda Ministry quickly gained and exerted controlling supervision over the news media, arts, and information in Germany.
What resulted was pure propaganda.
Today America is the home of more lobbying firms than any other country on the earth. Even more troubling;