Let lies stand in the name of fair play - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tim Niblett
    • 25.10.12 | 11:48 (IST)

    The moderator "tipped the scale" by calling Romney on a falsehood. Fair debate can only be had, on your terms, if both sides strive to tell the truth. When one side consistently lies and media voices, such as yours, don't call them on it political discourse is profoundly tainted. If you don't or won't see this then the future for "fairness" is bleak. Fairness can only be founded on truth.

    from the article: Obama vs. Romney: on enlightenment and decency
    First published 03:27 25.10.12 | Last updated 03:27 25.10.12
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