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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

What is a Red Herring? - And Other Lessons on Critical Thinking

In today's age of clickbait headlines and increasingly polarized news reporting, it is more important than ever to teach students to be critical thinkers. One of the ways that we can do that is to teach them about logical fallacies and how they are used to try to win an argument.

Wireless Philosophy offers 35 videos that explain various logical fallacies and how they are employed by writers and speakers. The latest addition to the Wireless Philosophy library is Red Herring - Critical Thinking Fallacies.


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