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Donald Trump: openness, secrets and lies

Worthy, Ben and Heide, Marlen (2019) Donald Trump: openness, secrets and lies. Democratic Audit Blog (19 Feb 2019). Blog Entry.

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Many politicians use the rhetoric of open government, but operate with a lack of transparency. Ben Worthy and Marlen Heide consider the Trump presidency in these terms, and find that, for all the lies, there is also an unintentional openness – and it is not yet clear which of these tendencies will weaken the presidency most.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2019 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2021 21:27
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2021 00:01

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