Jason Swan Clark - Podcast

Why we believe lies and why fact checking does not work

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Synopsis

Let me introduce you to The Illusory Truth Effect. This is the cognitive bias (remember that means a mental processing error). The repetition of a statement and claim makes us more likely to believe it. In other words, just hearing a lie, again and again, means we are hard-wired to start believing it. So how do you fight back against the lies?