Long ago; over 30 years in fact, I realised that self-deception is a major hindrance to clear and good thinking. I recognised that humility is a key 'antidote' to self-deception and implicit bias. What is implicit bias? Wikipedia (Implicit stereotype) says: "An implicit bias, or implicit stereotype, is the unconscious attribution of particular qualities to a member of a … [Read more...] about Self Deception Is Common. Test Yourself For Implicit Bias.
The 'big bad wolf' has had a bum rap; an undeserved bad name. In our culture we are subconsciously conditioned to fear the wolf, and to see wolves as bad. It's wrong and has exacerbated persecution of wolves. The Little Red Riding Hood story is the source of some of this conditioning, which has affected multitudes from a young age. Stuff we learn when we are young can get … [Read more...] about Be Wary Of The ‘Big Bad Person’ At The Grocery Store