I've long understood that we all "are treated like mushrooms - kept in the dark and fed bullshit." - There is even a theory of Business management called "Mushroom Management".
It is well recognized that 'History is written by the victors' - and George Orwell's famous novel '1984' features a "Big Brother" government that constantly re-writes history to match it's current policy.
- However sometimes a long buried truth can emerge.. such as the New Zealand, Dunedin assassination attempt on the Queen in 1981.
17 year old Christopher John Lewis fired a stolen .22" rifle at the Queen on 14 October 1981 - was never charged or tried for that - but reportedly died aged 33 in prison in 1997.
“Given the passage of time, it is anticipated this examination of the old file and its associated material will take some time. New Zealand police will share the outcome of this examination once it has been completed.”
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