This is another newsletter from my new book Beautiful Lies [in sidebar]. It’s a review of an important book by journalist Edward Luce about threats to liberal democracy, The Retreat of Western Liberalism. He works for the Financial Times, and is such a good writer.
Today I’ve launched a new e-book, Beautiful Lies – messages from a changing world . It’s a book of my best articles and newsletters from the past two years. So this week I’m publishing three of the best ones. The first – which gives its title to the book – explores everyday examples of ‘truthiness’ and bald-faced lies. [Note: I’ve made minor edits and pared down where necessary] Continue reading “Beautiful Lies – What Truth Are We Defending?”