2 ways to learn critical thinking basics

"A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices." [ William James ] If you take only one course in your lifetime, make it this one. You will develop the fundamental skills of statement classification, research, analysis, and argument. You'll find that these skills are tools for better communication, healthier … Continue reading 2 ways to learn critical thinking basics

The Sessions Bible

Uproar #1,855 of 2018: Attorney General Jeff Sessions invokes the Bible to defend the Trump administration's enforcement of immigration law. What exactly did Sessions say in a speech to law enforcement officers on June 14? I checked four sources and came up with two different versions. (That should remind us to check multiple sources and realize … Continue reading The Sessions Bible

Free online course: Critical Thinking Basics

“Employers nearly universally agree that to achieve success at their companies, a candidate’s demonstrated capacity to think critically, communicate clearly, and solve complex programs is more important than his or her undergraduate major.” Hart Research Associates If you take only one course in your lifetime, make it this one. You will develop the fundamental skills … Continue reading Free online course: Critical Thinking Basics