Monday, July 20, 2009

GOP & KAL007: 'The Key Is to Lie First'

By Robert Parry
July 20, 2009 (Originally posted in 1998)

It's not entirely clear when the Republican Party made disinformation a political weapon of choice.

Read on.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

My recollections are a bit hazy, but I have a vague recollection that prior to Lyndon Johnson, the southern Democrats had many of the offensive characteristics that we now attribute to the Republican Party.

In that bygone era, it seemed to me that outright lies and distortions were the trademark of these conservative Democrats who later found a home in the Republican Party, where they still behave in the same way.