Smacks of the fishiest of policies - one official version for the public and a different version for those who are operating under the orders of the government.
This goes beyond the standard lies of politicians and the progaganda machine. It is the outright deceit of a government against its citizens.
When everyone has a covert agenda and confusion reigns supreme it is time to start seriously thinking about what to do to prevent it from going any
further. It can only get worse if it isn't stopped. Lest you think I am sounding ominous, I am talking about questioning the actions of those in
power and to prevent them from being relected next time. It is also learning to be more observant and not so naive as to believe everything they tell