(Originally posted to Politics at
Thu, 14 Aug 2003 06:40:32 GMT)
Good article on how the Bush administration is
using language to influence public opinion.
Civil service reform means "flexibility" to replace civil service
protection with cronyism and patronage.
Privatization justifies the notion that corporations are more likely to
serve the public interest than publicly owned utilities, schools and
Support the troops, a brilliant concept, suggests that if you question
foreign policy or war policy, you have the deaths of our finest young men
and women in uniform on your hands. Objective: to stifle public dissent.