Is Your Cultural and Political Bias Keeping You From Seeing The Truth?

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Is Your Cultural and Political Bias Keeping You From Seeing The Truth? Have you ever thought about why you believe the things you do?¬†I think CNN and MSNBC are awful networks that purposely mislead people by twisting facts and often blatantly lying about what are actually pretty important issues. I believe this because I tune into those channels, in addition to, organizations on the right like Fox. More importantly, I also listen to alternative media … Read More

How the Unfriending Trend Destroys Open Minded Debate

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Stan Collins on Unfriending on Facebook

At the risk of ruffling the feathers of some of my Facebook friends, Id like to draw attention to an unfortunate new trend I’ve noticed lately. A day doesn’t pass were I don’t see a post talking about unfriending¬†someone who differs in beliefs. Ironically, these posts often come from people who adamantly claim to be open minded. What is open minded about unfriending people with opposing views from your life? What is to be gained … Read More