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Obamas - Socrates and the Evil of Rhetoric

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Modern re-telling of Plato's "Gorgias" except with President Obama as "Gorgias" being questioned by Socrates.

In 385 BC Socrates debated a famous Athenian orator named Gorgias. Socrates denounced the belief that convincing people to follow you is not the same as leadership. The current Presidential Election is the perfect example of that.

Today, the original Socratic Dialogu
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Kindle Edition, 44 pages
Published July 4th 2012 by MacDonald, Barclay $ Co.
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