One of the most vivid examples of a politician gaslighting the people he supposedly serves is found in the Canadian prime minister's whitewashing of his covid policies. Trevor Tucker reminds us that a threat is not an incentive.
What's the biggest impediment to free speech? Caitlin Johnstone says, it's that so many people falsely believe that they still have it. Check out her essay on how propaganda restricts speech even more than censorship does.