Shifting attention from actions to feelings
“The people know that...”
“The people” without a definition
Made-up sayings
Impossible promises
Emotional rhetoric in factual issues
Oversimplifying a complex issue
A certain group is not part of “the people”
Glorifying the past
Blaming the “dissidents”
Difficult issue brushed aside with a joke
Mention of basic values
Shifting attention to irrelevant matters
“The people want...”
“Threat to our language”
“My children...”
“Cool” hand signs
The people have shared values
One-liners from popular entertainment
Reference to homeland
Opposing the elite
Us against them
War metaphors
Nostalgic notions of nationality
Generalisation based on an individual case