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The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why It Matters

by Tom Nichols,
The Florida Courier, May 12, 2017

“They say, ‘oh, Trump doesn’t have experts,’” The Donald told a crowd in Wisconsin in 2016. “They say, ‘Donald Trump needs a foreign policy adviser’….But supposing I didn’t have one. Would it be worse than what we’re doing now?”


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