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Doublespeak

A political term referring to the practice of issuing contradictory statements. For example, doublespeak may involve a government publicly blaming the previous administration when things go poorly and taking credit when things go well. The term is strongly associated with government propaganda. See also: Doublethink.
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But Israeli foreign minister David Levy accuses Arab foreign ministers of doubletalk for warning of more fighting while at the same time appealing for peace.
Nor is it inconsistent that Cornel West touted Powell in The New Yorker article and has been twisting himself like a pretzel, overtaxing his prodigious capacity for doubletalk in rationalizing Farrakhan's gambit.
Next to Niering's book, such political doubletalk seems like the kind of quagmire that must be dispensed with.
Pop music's most devout Manichaean, Prince, returns to the screen with Graffiti Bridge-all singing, all dancing, all spiritual doubletalk.
Advocacy of the peacetime draft already having been taken (see Michael Kinsley, page 26), I choose economic doubletalk as my objection to the magazine's >;first 20 years.
2m buying agreement, which encompasses a range of Comtech EF Data ground equipment, including the CDM-625 Advanced Satellite Modem with DoubleTalk Carrier-in-Carrier, redundancy switches and RF products for indoor and outdoor environments.
Both modems makes use of the DoubleTalk Carrier-in-Carrier bandwidth re-use technique.
The migration to a 3G network will be carried out by simply enabling the optional IP Packet Processor of Comtech EF Data's CDM-625 Advanced Satellite Modem with DoubleTalk Carrier-in-Carrier, and most importantly, without increasing the satellite bandwidth while maintaining the service quality.
1m order from a government systems integrator for DoubleTalk Carrier-in-Carrier powered DMD2050E satellite modems.
It supports VersaFEC and low density parity check (LDPC) forward error correction, DoubleTalk carrier-in-carrier bandwidth compression and the IP Packet Processor with advanced QoS and compression.
Others, however, want to stand fast, making no concessions, and just continuing to present doubletalk at the negotiations.
A blast email to media from a satcaster rep said these quotes showed broadcasters' "blatant hypocrisy and repeated doubletalk.