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How to Spot Misleading Dairy Studies

DIET: How the meat and dairy industries design studies showing their products have neutral or even beneficial effects on cholesterol and inflammation.

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3 Ways to Stop Fooling Yourself

What’s the Most Effective Way of Overcoming Self-Deception? (Includes the song “Fooling Yourself” and thoughts from Professor J. Peterson)

The Expert in a Conference Room

Experts Can Do Anything

FUNNY: Ever been in a goal-setting meeting that drove you bonkers? Enjoy this brilliant, funny, conference-room exposition.

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The more truth you share,
the more truth grows.

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Film & Music

Styx - Tommy Shaw & Contemporary Youth Orchestra

3 Ways to Stop Fooling Yourself

What’s the Most Effective Way of Overcoming Self-Deception? (Includes the song “Fooling Yourself” and thoughts from Professor J. Peterson)

Maccabeats Singing "Brave"

Be Brave & Tell Them the Truth

BRAVE – MUSIC VIDEO: This is in support of anyone who’s been too afraid, bullied or pressured to share the good truths within them.

Roger Hodgson

The Logical Song — The Questions Run So Deep

Roger Hodgson: “I didn’t think anyone would like it. Interestingly enough, this song won the prestigious Ivor Novello award and has the distinction of being one of the most quoted lyrics in schools.

2+2=5

Is Truth Invincible?

FOREIGN FILM SHORT: 2 + 2 = 5
What happens when truth and power collide?
Can power destroy truth?
Does power have the force to destroy truth when they are at odds with each other?
Nominated as Best Short Film, Bafta Film Awards. Farsi with English & Polish subtitles.

How to make Decisions Better, Easier, Faster

Decisions, Decisions

With Truth, Evidence is Everything

Supercharging Truth & Justice with Digital Evidence App

Truth in court often gets lost amid a flood of text, photo and video evidence. The Evidencentral platform helps judges unlock the truth from digital evidence. The result? Fair and timely justice for victims, defendants and communities.

Hans Rosling

How Not to Be Unworldly

▶ VIDEO – Watch the author of “FACTFULNESS”:
How much do you know about the world? Hans Rosling demonstrates you have a high statistical chance of being quite wrong. Play along with his audience quiz. Learn 4 ways to get less ignorant, quickly.

Is My Decision the Right Decision?

My Hard Decision

ANIMATION: A young man named Carl is faced with a decision that will change his life completely. With all options equally good, bad, and unclear, he’s faced with the impossible task and responsibility of inventing himself. Learn an important insight into what turns a hard decision into a great one.

Man Balancing on Peak

Hard Decisions vs. The Power of Good Habits

Deciding “I’m not going to eat dessert” is much harder than it should be. But if your rule is, “I don’t eat dessert” that temptation is no longer there. Learn more about the power of self-rule with good habits.

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How to Avoid Decision Traps

Every day we make 20,000 decisions, most of them with lightning speed; brain research proves that. Too few are rational and well thought through; the behavioral economy shows that. Benedikt Ahlfeld reveals three decision traps you should certainly avoid. Learn how you can utilize the findings of brain research.

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A True Lifestyle

Health & Diet Tips

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Is Truth Curative?

Learn how your true strength lies in expressing the truth of the situation as clearly as possible.

Mixed Nuts

Brains are Nuts about Nuts

2 VIDEOS + ARTICLE: In 4,000 elders, nuts boosted cognition by 60% and delayed memory decline by 2 years. See the “Healthy Nuts” chart, detailing the benefits of 10 different nuts. Watch these videos to learn why long-term, high nut consumption is a key to better thinking in older adults.

Unpacking Truth Blockers

To Fight for Truth

Simon Sinek

How to Tell the Truth to My Boss

Simon Sinek: “I often encourage people to speak truth to power. But what if you’re in a job where speaking truth to power can get you fired?

Elizabeth Homes on the cover of Forbes

Theranos: So Hard to Tell the Truth

The world’s youngest self-made billionairess, Elizabeth Holmes, built Theranos, a magnificent mirage. It was brought to its knees by the truth. Whistleblower Erika Cheung speaks with humility and candor about truth and the courage to step forward for the good of humanity.

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Excusing Lies that might Become True

People are more willing to spread false misinformation, if they think it might become true in the future. Learn how our imagination affects our politics and our willingness to offer misinformation.

Books to Help You Decide what is True

Insights into Truth Seeking

Growing Truth

Who Needs Truth?

Who Needs Truth?

If news can be fake and facts have alternatives, how are we to know what’s true anymore? Does a post-truth politics tilt toward tyranny? Join the Aspen Institute and The Cooper Union in association with The Public Theater’s Public Forum for an event featuring Harvard Political Philosopher Michael Sandel leading a debate on the truth in our society.

Is My Decision the Right Decision?

My Hard Decision

ANIMATION: A young man named Carl is faced with a decision that will change his life completely. With all options equally good, bad, and unclear, he’s faced with the impossible task and responsibility of inventing himself. Learn an important insight into what turns a hard decision into a great one.

What's Truly Real?

What’s Truly Real?

What is really real? What do you think is real? Pondering the difference may be philosophy’s most daunting pursuit. How could you ever know the difference? Fortunately, our world provides some helpful guides for this journey. Join Hank’s “Crash Course” in exploring Plato’s “Myth of the Cave” and other sources of insight.

2 Men Discussing Truth

The Secular Search for Truth

Everyone wants to know ‘truth. From atheists to saints, people ponder, what is truth, its meaning, its theories? We argue about truth and fight about it. But what are some of the ideas behind “truth” itself? Featuring interviews with intellectuals Simon Blackburn, Raymond Tallis, John Hawthorne, John Hick, and Michael Shermer.

Love & Truth

Loving Classroom

Positive Relationship Education – Building a Loving World

When it's True, but it shouldn't be, Try Laughter

Humor

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