America has gone through periods of "truth decay" in the past, but it was not accompanied by such stark disagreement over objective facts and scientific truths
https://www.rand.org/research/projects/truth-decay.htmlRAND is studying “Truth Decay”—the diminishing role of facts and analysis in American public life. As a nonpartisan institution that seeks to advance the public good through research and analysis, RAND is concerned about the threat Truth Decay poses to evidence-based policymaking. We invite fellow researchers and
by J Kavanagh - 2018"Truth Decay" refers to a diminishing reliance on facts and analysis observed in contemporary U.S. society, and especially its political discourse. This report explores the causes and effects of Truth Decayand proposes strategies for further action.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Truth_DecayTruth Decay may refer to: in albums: Truth Decay (album) a 1980 album by American musician T-Bone Burnett; Truth Decay (Hypnogaja), a 2009 album by American alternative-rock band Hypnogaja. in bands: Truth Decay (1981–1984), a defunct American punk-rock band from Seattle, Washington; Truth Decay (