What matters is not the truth, but what people believe is the truth.
If a “fact” not actually fact is said often enough, especially if a clear definition can be avoided, it then becomes accepted truth and when coupled with already established ideas like envy, victimization, entitlement, watch out‼️
A wide range of polls now show broad public support for tax increases on high earners. A Pew Research poll last week found that Americans were much more likely to be upset that the wealthy and corporations did not pay “their fair share” in taxes than to be upset about the size of their own tax bills.New York Times 5-6-2021
And exactly what is fair share?