Have You Been Brainwashed?
Chances are you were brainwashed.
Understanding the difference between spin and brainwash is a good starting point for this article. In both cases, the desired result is the same, getting another person to see things a certain way and then (not) acting upon it. Yet spin exists in a known reality, while brainwashing is found in a larger context, also occurring with information actively kept out of sight.