America’s Lack of Critical Thinking

The root cause of today’s problems

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Do you consider yourself to be rational? While I hope that most readers of Medium are indeed rational, I suggest that a large percentage of Americans are better defined not as “rational” but rather as “self-deceiving”. The nature of thinking and the manner and conditions under which thinking is disciplined to acquire knowledge is just one of the many things about…