Barack Obama Quote

If you make political discourse sufficiently negative, more people will become cynical and stop paying attention. That leaves more space for special interests to pursue their agendas, and that's how we end up with drug companies making drug policy, energy companies making energy policy, and multinationals making trade policy.


The New Yorker (31 May 2004)

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If you make political discourse sufficiently negative, more people will become cynical and stop paying attention. That leaves more space for special...

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If you make political discourse sufficiently negative, more people will become cynical and stop paying attention. That leaves more space for special...

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If you make political discourse sufficiently negative, more people will become cynical and stop paying attention. That leaves more space for special...

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If you make political discourse sufficiently negative, more people will become cynical and stop paying attention. That leaves more space for special...