I wrote a little something on twitter about lessons learned coming out and living in a “make up your own facts” world.
The Donald Trump v Hillary Clinton election has given us a moment in which the threads of what the country appear to all agree upon are unravelling.
Donald Trump’s Thanksgiving Day Parade float level of narcissism seems to have given us a new level of ignoring or making up facts in politics and government.
So many on the left are convinced of the need to only persuade with argument and the apparent hopelessness of this for our collective future safety when we cannot agree on basic things.
It’s not new that people in the US won’t accept facts. Here’s one example and some things I learned from it.