It is hard to admit that we might be wrong - Deepstash

It is hard to admit that we might be wrong

In our minds, we weave together our ideas, assumptions, and experiences to form a picture of the world. One tug on the tread can make us feel that our sense of self is unravelling.

Research shows that we react to attacks on our beliefs the same way as physical threats. Our natural tendency is to avoid those threats by finding like-minded people.

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