People intentionally turn their attention away from ethical problems for several reasons like a problem could be so disturbing for people that it would dominate their thoughts or solving it might require extensive efforts. Read on to know how marketers use this power.
From George Carlin –
“They want more for themselves and less for everybody else…They don’t want a population of citizens capable of critical thinking. They don’t want well informed, well educated people capable of critical thinking… That’s against their interests. That’s right. They don’t want people who are smart enough to sit around a kitchen table and think about how badly they’re getting fucked by a system that threw them overboard 30 fucking years ago…”