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Doublespeak
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Sacramento

How Donald Trump’s Doublespeak Really Works—And Is Highly Calculated

One of the obligations of a presidential candidate is to commit to policy solutions. You review a public problem, decide what you will do about it in office, and report in detail how you will address the problem. Instead, Trump practices what one might call “multiple-choice communication.”

June 7, 2016