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The Word of the Year—“Post-truth”—So Fitting

Jerry Newcombe, Oxford Dictionaries has named “post-truth” its word of the year for 2016. How fitting. Oxford says it’s “an adjective defined as ‘relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief.’” In the last two months we have witnessed the

Politics: What To Do If You’re Disillusioned With Election 2016

Abby McCloskey, If you are discouraged by 2016 and the direction of the country, here’s a challenge, which I offer to you as much as to me: To watch Fox News and MSNBC less. To roll our sleeves up more. The conventions are upon us and voter dissatisfaction is sky-high. New polling by Pew Research