End Game if Everything is Fake News?

sophocles

Sophocles

Do those among the current crop of politicos ever study history enough to look at what the world is like without a fourth estate? Or are they too busy playing games with their twitter feeds and polling results to notice what happens when the only voices anyone listens to are the ones most like the one within their own heads?

Lynching the messenger with ad hominem doesn’t make the message false. It just means those who might have heard the message in time to learn the truth are going to wonder why you disrespected their intelligence so much you couldn’t trust them with the truth in the first place.

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