Critical Thinking

An essential skill in the age of disinformation

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The dictionary defines critical thinking as the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgement.

Critical thinking is a skill that allows you to scrutinize the validity of other people’s opinions — especially those opinions masquerading as facts.

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Peter Mulraney

Peter Mulraney

Peter Mulraney is a crime writing, modern-day mystic with an interest in personal growth, social justice and current affairs. www.petermulraney.com

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