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When politicians lie: reflections on truth, politics and patriotism

17 Sep 2004
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In this essay for the GR's Addicted to Celebrity edition, Raimond Gaita argues that the "cynical expectation that politicians will lie to protect their party or their own careers" reveals "how impoverished our life with the language of politics has become". The consequences of this debasement are profound and stir intense feelings.

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2004
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