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Thursday, August 20, 2009
The "Left" Way to Talk about Health Care Reform
George Lakoff, Professor of Cognitive Sciences and Linguistics at the University of California at Berkeley has an illuminating, if a bit wonky, article on CommonDreams, which explains how the left should have framed and should still be framing the health care reform debate. You should read it, memorize parts of it, and use your newly-gained knowledge to rebut and rebuff conservatives and their myths.