Politicians Lie, And We Always Believe Them

Politicians Lie, And We Always Believe Them

All politicians lie because they have to. We all know politicians lie, but why do we get sucked into believing them? Because the political narrative (lie) is controlled to such an extraordinary extent by the media, which has become an arm of governments around the world. Thus, repeat a lie often enough and it becomes the truth. The real problem though is, who is really controlling who? Are governments controlling the media, or is the media controlling governments? Perhaps asking this question of Rupert Murdoch might be informative, should he be honest enough to answer. The problem that politicians lie, and by extension this must also mean that the media lies as