When a trans woman sexually harasses actual women: "Oh, that person is just lying about being trans." https://abc30.com/homeless-women-harassed-in-shower-lawsuit-says/3514544/
I thought self-identity is supposed to be unquestionable. How can we tell if someone is "lying", and what does that actually mean?
Feeding squirrels. #vegan
Our worst mistake is trusting our own thoughts.
100+ cognitive biases: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cognitive_biases
Our brains warp our own perceptions.
In arguments, I try to myself ask if a bias is warping my perception. I'm not perfect. In a fairer world, this would be on the forefront of everyone's minds. Our brains are literally self-destructing constantly. Imagine the damage that causes. Yet we know what those things are and can work to overcome them. Join me in overcoming these specific biases. ^
A video game called "Vegan on a Desert Island" :D
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