The GOP Has Ditched Democracy
Douglas Rushkoff
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Citizens understand issues and make logical choices. So campaign ads should take on a “debate” format for candidate A: ABABA to a) set the terms of debate and make a point, b) opponent counter, c) reply, d) opponent counter, e) reply and close. “Opponent” expression must be with a displayed source of (1) a direct quote in context from a speech or interview, (2) an expression where “I [opponent] approve this message”, or (3) the description of a situation by an authority trusted by the opponent (Shepherd Smith on FoxNews, “There is no invasion [of the United States by migrant caravan]”.)