Monday 9 December 2019
Home      All news      Contact us     
wn.com - 17 days ago

As Arkansas Gazette celebrates 200th birthday, former President Bill Clinton says the assault on truth is the new peril facing democracy

When Russian President Vladimir Putin hacked the Democratic Party #39;s computer system in 2016 and bombarded people with sensational, fake stories on social media, his real goal was to destroy the faith of voters in whether what they were reading was true, former President Bill Clinton said Thursday night. Their real goal is to break the conviction that we can know and we can act on what we know and we can predict the consequences of acting on what we know, said Clinton, speaking to a crowd of about 900 people at the 200th birthday celebration of the Arkansas Gazette at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. Knowledge is essential to freedom, he told the crowd. Technology and...


Latest News
Hashtags:   

Arkansas

 | 

Gazette

 | 

celebrates

 | 

200th

 | 

birthday

 | 

former

 | 

President

 | 

Clinton

 | 

assault

 | 

truth

 | 

peril

 | 

facing

 | 

democracy

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Sources