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In Defence of Negativity in Politics - John G. Geer

John G. Geer, author of In Defense of Negativity: Attack Ads in Presidential Campaigns, argues that negative ads are positive. They focus on important political issues and give voters critical information about differences between candidates. 38 more words

Politics - USA

The Guardian on the strength of the scientific consensus on global warming and on GMOs


Via The anti-GM lobby appears to be taking a page out of the Climategate playbook | Environment | The Guardian.

I marvel at the ability of The Guardian to launch a diatribe against science deniers on GMOs, and not mention that most of them come from the left-wing of politics and the Greens and the environmental movement.

Politics - USA

Malcolm Fraser was a great Prime Minister

Malcolm Fraser passed today. Like Margaret Thatcher, he was a great prime minister because he kept the Labor Party out of office until they were sane again. 39 more words

Politics - Australia