The Word-Of-The-Year Reflects The Present Gloom

The word of the year,’Post-Truth’ declared by Oxford Dictionaries, is indicative of the current mood in the country. It is so fitting, in the year of Brexit, Trump and Demonetisation that saw politics move from any farce of truth to emotionally charged irrationality. The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) defines ‘post-truth’ as “relating to or denoting circumstances […]