POLITICS, POLITICIAN, & Other Derogatory Terms

Armour, Richard
April 1975
National Review;4/25/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p454
This article examines various interpretations and definition of the term, politics and politicians. It is reported that the word, politics, has an honorable enough origin, going back to the Greek word for citizen. Information is presented on the distinction, made by various people, between a politician and a statesman. Information is presented on the difference in views, on politics, of former and current U.S. politicians. Quotes related to politics, of politicians, authors and journalists are presented.


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