Category Archives: fake news and alternative facts

Trump Is “Anti-Poor.” Check Out His Budget Cuts!

It is amazing that the vast majority of the people in this nation have not been able to recognize the enemy and so they voted him into office. They have been absolutely blind. I knew better primarily because I was warned … Continue reading

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Fake News and Alternative Facts Cannot Compete With the Truth!

An important quality of truth is that it is consistent. The word consistent brings other words to my mind. like reliable— constant, regular, uniform, steady, stable, even, unchanging, undeviating, unfluctuating; dependable, predictable. Another way to define consistency is by the negative … Continue reading

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Psychological Manipulation: A Strategy of Fake News, Fake Religion and Trumpian Politics

Psychological manipulation is a type of social influence that aims to change the behavior or perception of others through abusive, deceptive, or underhanded tactics.[1] By advancing the interests of the manipulator, often at another’s expense, such methods could be considered … Continue reading

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Fake News, Religion and the Church

In an article entitled “the Religious Origin of Fake News and Alternative Facts,” a finding is presented that suggests that Fundamentalists and Charismatic Christians are more susceptible to deception than others, indicating  that it’s because of yet another factor called “truthiness.” … Continue reading

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