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23 sneaky tricks politicians use to ‘win’ debates

Or, how to master debate.

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Published Sep 14, 2016   Updated May 26, 2021, 12:36 am CDT

Shifting blame, false premises, and personal attacks – these are just a few of the countless tricks politicians use in debate to maintain an edge. Don’t get lost in the sound and fury. Be on guard against these master debate tactics so you can stay focused on the issues.


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*First Published: Sep 14, 2016, 4:38 pm CDT