A Cult Based on Lies

One needs to look no further than the January 6, 2021 afternoon in Washington, DC to witness: the effect of the integration of the lack of facts based on truth, the power of technology, and the devastating results of conclusions drawn from imaginary facts. Technically it is a tragic demonstration of the use of three […]

Read More…

Conspiracy Theories and the Critical Skills

Conspiracy theories have been around for a long time and proponents of such theories use the critical skills to imbed such theories in the minds of willing listeners. Conspiracy theories can lead and have led to disastrous consequences – and we all should be aware of their existence and how they work. The Oxford English […]

Read More…

Use Critical Skills in Politics! They WORK!!

How to be an effective political communicator in politics: • Twist (or ignore) the truth of any hypothesis or premise. • Use a pre-conceived conclusion as a premise to draw whatever other conclusion you want. (BTW – this is a completely invalid way to use logic – but it works.) • Discredit those with whom […]

Read More…