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I. F. Stone

I. F. Stone in April 1972
Born Isidor Feinstein Stone
24 December 1907
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died 18 June 1989 (aged 81)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Resting place Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, U.S.
Occupation Investigative journalist
Spouse(s) Esther Roisman
Website www.ifstone.org

All governments are run by liars and nothing they say should be believed.
The difference between burlesque and the newspapers is that the former never pretended to be performing a public service by exposure.
I. F. Stone
Rich people march on Washington every day.
Every emancipation has in it the seeds of a new slavery, and every truth easily becomes a lie.
I. F. Stone
Every government is run by liars and nothing they say should be believed.
The only thing God didn't do to Job was give him a computer.
If God, as some now say, is dead, He no doubt died of trying to find an equitable solution to the Arab-Jewish problem.
I. F. Stone