Thursday, December 29, 2022

Quick Explanations Can Be Convenient and Inaccurate

The ability to give a provide a quick explanation of an event is often an easy way to avoid examining its real causes. Once the explanation is accepted, we can move on. Be especially careful if those providing the explanation have a personal motive in doing so. Recognize that it is very likely that they do not want any examination of the causes. If they are wrong in their analysis, the causes will remain and may continue to distort reality in the future.

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