Pinocchio Wins

A couple of years ago I was driving my car in California and listening to the BBC World Service on the radio. Specifically, I was listening to an interview with the Russian ambassador to the United Kingdom. He was happy to admit Russia had interfered with both the US Presidential election and had also funded most of the Brexit campaign. Then he said something that has remained with me ever since: “There’s no such thing now as objective truth. Truth is whatever

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Allan Milne Lees

Allan Milne Lees

Anyone who enjoys my articles here on Medium may be interested in my books Why Democracy Failed and The Praying Ape, both available from Amazon.