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Truth in Speech

In the previous two posts, I have discussed the issue of both trust and wisdom in speech. But deception and lying are different ways of avoiding or denying the truth. It is that issue that I am considering now. Only communications can be true or false. So it is obvious that the issue of truth is unique to speech. There are two questions that need to be answered: the nature of truth and the value o...