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Post Truth: The New War on Truth and How to Fight Back. Matthew d’Ancona

Matthew d’Ancona is a Guardian political columnist and former editor of the Spectator. Quite rightly, d’Ancona argues that post-truth came into being long before Donald Trump. Indeed, anthropologists suggest hat humans have been lying since we first organized in tribes. But the author reminds us that “in the 20th century humanity went shamelessly beyond simple lying”.