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text The smear : how shady political operatives and fake news control what you see, what you think, and how you vote

Summary

The veteran journalist exposes the practices of opposition research to reveal how political leaders use their influence to shape public opinion, connecting popular misconceptions to strategic smear campaigns that have influenced voters.

Contents
Birth of the modern smear: spies, Bork, and the Clintons -- David Brock's smear frontier -- The smear industrial complex: smear merchants and scandalmongers -- Media matters (but money matters more) -- Plausible deniability: conjuring an Astroturf... Read more
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294 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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TADL-KBL 070 ATT in Adult Available

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