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The Left's Great Lie Is a Pervasive
Threat to Our Culture

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Posted By: Hazymac, 1/18/2020 3:18:50 PM

“The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world,” wrote George Orwell in a 1943 essay, Looking Back on the Spanish War. “Lies will pass into history.” A truer thing was never said about the current omnipresence of the Lie. Of course, everybody lies. That the vast majority of politicians lie, almost as a matter of principle, is common knowledge. But I had not grasped until relatively late that the Lie—in majuscule—had become so pervasive that it could be said to constitute a public if unofficial institution. Orwell said that truth had ceased to exist in 1936, an exaggeration made for emphasis,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: mobyclik 1/18/2020 3:51:23 PM (No. 291897)
A leftwing liberal that actually regained his sanity. Now, about 30 million more to go.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: columba 1/18/2020 3:58:06 PM (No. 291904)
The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world,” wrote George Orwell in a 1943 essay, Looking Back on the Spanish War. I do not remember ANY mention of the Spanish civil war in public schools.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Videodrone 1/18/2020 5:01:13 PM (No. 291962)
Thought I had learned something about the Spanish Civil war then read everything Eric Blair wrote and realized I didn't know squat other than a lot of people died.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bad-hair 1/18/2020 5:56:11 PM (No. 291999)
Lies will pass into history ??? LMAO depends who's writing the history. I'll put my chips on VDH, or Conrad Black, hell I'd even give Dennis Miller a shot at it just because history can be humorous at times.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: franq 1/18/2020 6:31:55 PM (No. 292021)
To me, the left has two great lies. This article addresses one. The other is in the area of economics: 2 + 2 will never equal 7, the rich can't and shouldn't support the rest of us, and government won't solve your problem.
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