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The end does not justify the means

In Western democracies, leaders have given up on promoting the common good and would rather chase supporters by paying lip service to utopian goals. As a result, voters are feeling increasingly alienated and distrustful, turning toward conspiracy theories. To regain the trust of citizens, elites will need to abandon the rigid tenets of political correctness and allow a fair and open public discussion around the issues currently facing our societies.

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