Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man, and our politicians take advantage of this prejudice by pretending to be even more stupid than nature made them.(Bertrand Russell, New Hopes for a Changing World)
If Bertrand Russell was right about most voters, is he wrong about Gore Vidal?
This movie was made in 1964. Would the evidence Bill Russell has against Joe Cantwell work to Russell’s advantage or disadvantage in 2012? Would the evidence Cantwell has against Russell work to Cantwell’s advantage or disadvantage?Did Russell do the right thing by not spreading the rumor about Cantwell?