Required reading. Forget the highlighter, the whole thing would be yellow.
Obviously the post truth political environment is troubling, but it affects how investment information is disseminated, which we've tried to make you aware of. How do we protect the integrity of our own thinking and ability to remain objective?
WHEN Donald Trump, the Republican presidential hopeful, claimed recently that President Barack Obama “is the founder” of Islamic State and Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate, the “co-founder”, even some of his supporters were perplexed. Surely he did not mean that literally? Perhaps, suggested Hugh Hewitt, a conservative radio host, he meant that the Obama administration’s rapid pull-out from Iraq “created the vacuum” that the terrorists then filled? Read full article