The fallacy of the false dichotomy is an assertion that there are two and only two possibilities that are mutually exclusive, but of which one must exist. Black and white thinking of this kind is easy to fall into, pairs being simple to comprehend. [Read now...]
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In a Rose Garden speech on Saturday, Donald Trump informed the nation that he will declare a national emergency to get his wall built. The money will be appropriated from that authorized for the military and drug law enforcement. [Read now...]
As the Brexit process grinds its way toward an unknown conclusion and the Trump administration comes unglued, it is worth reminding ourselves how two nations that regard themselves as the exemplars of free peoples could arrive in this current state of affairs. [Read now...]
Ideological purity is easier to grasp, and dichotomous thinking is natural to our tribal instincts, but reality is complex, and a failure to acknowledge that dumps us into poor thinking. [Read now...]