06/25/2005: The Politics of TRUTH
”All it would take is enough of us rebelling against a perverse culture in which "political courage" is oddly defined as "telling the truth." After all, if we don't make the world safe for our leaders to do the right thing, who will?
"I like a look of agony, because I know it's true," wrote Emily Dickinson. It may not be agony citizens are looking for, but common sense tells them that the ratio of fact to flimflam has reached depressing lows.”
[Beyond Viagra Politics by Matt Miller.]
Karen on 06.25.05 @ 05:32 AM CST