The Fallacy of False Equivalence

No, it’s not just Republicans. We need to watch election statements more critically, rather than blindly applauding anything which makes our side look better, no matter how egregious a misrepresentation. Non sequitur arguments are so embedded in the political culture that the discerning reader should have no trouble spotting them in either camp. We explore a modern variant of ancient logical fallacies in this post in Commentary.

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