Nowadays, there is so much misinformation that we feel down sometimes in our struggle against ignorance and changing people’s opinions. How about I say it is a futile struggle to try to convince people about their failures and skewed opinions. This bold statement is based on a what is commonly known as “backfire effect”. Then you may ask:
If there is any hope to ever reach people who refuse to accept facts – is there any chance to change people’s minds with evidence, reason, or scientific consensus?
In this engaging podcast, David McRaney tries to find answer to them by talking to some experts. Yes how do we fight againt backfire effect and change people’s minds? Enjoy it