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Truth Seeking in Research and Journalism

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Julia Galef TED talk

Explore the concept of motivated reasoning (close kin to confirmation bias) and ask yourself the questions Julia Galef asks at the close of her talk:

"What do you most yearn for? Do you yearn to defend your own beliefs? Or do you yearn to see the world as clearly as you possibly can?"