Why We're Wrong About Nearly Everything: A Theory of Human Misunderstanding

A leading social researcher explains why humans so consistently misunderstand the outside world How often are women harassed What percentage of the population are immigrants How bad is unemployment These questions are important, but most of us get the answers wrong Research shows that people

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Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government s system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring it down In 2013, twenty nine year old Edward Snowden shocked

Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think

Factfulness The stress reducing habit of only carrying opinions for which you have strong supporting facts When asked simple questions about global trends why the world s population is increasing how many young women go to school how many of us live in poverty we systematically get the