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LINK Truth, Justice, and Public Good: Simone Weil on Political Manipulation, the Dangers of “For” and “Against,” and How to Save Thinking from Opinion – Brain Pickings

While I don't agree with everything in this article (for instance, some mention of the soul and of god) I think her main point is a good one.

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I think its hopeless. Democracy is dead..

MarvelAnn Level 7 Nov 7, 2018
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It's looking that way, but I still have some hope.

For now. After a few decades of whatever Trump builds for us, our grandchildren might once again experience that hard earned right again.

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