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Fact-Checking the GOP & DNC Conventions + Remembering 9/11

  Broadcast in Politics

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How did end up with "post-truth politics?"  Why does it seem that politicians pander to their funders first, betting that the huge donations that follow will allow them to buy advertisements for votes?  Why not just go directly to the voters? Don't they trust us to know the difference between truth and advertising?

There are facts and there are fact checkers. And now there are even facts about the fact checkers, and fact checkers redefining the word fact."

Tonight we'll slice through the convention rhetoric we've heard over the past two weeks, and anticipate similar narratives we'll hear for the next two months. 

We'll open by remember the attacks of 9/11 through the wors of Mayor Rudy Guliani.

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rnc
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fact checker
civility
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