Sunday, 29 April 2018

How "post-truth" entered the political mainstream

quote [ truth does not exist ... facts are subordinate to our political point of view. ]

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post-truth - a culture of campaigns of lies motivated by greed, gaslighting from public figures, and an environment where misinformation is spread as simply an opposing viewpoint.
Cigarette and oil companies launched science-deniers who can impeach potentially all science by suggesting that if one scientist is biased, then all scientists are biased.
Conservatives double down on lack of scientific evidence for climate change.

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/39187-henry-a-giroux-on-the-truth-about-post-truth

https://www.wnyc.org/story/line-po-mo-post-truth/
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[by yunnaf@9:09pmGMT]

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