A Short Course in Intellectual Self Defense: Find Your Inner by Normand Baillargeon,Charb,Andrea Schmidt

By Normand Baillargeon,Charb,Andrea Schmidt

what's the dating among democracy and demanding pondering? What needs to a citizen in a democracy comprehend to make the observe democracy significant? In a quick path in highbrow Self-Defense, historian and educator Normand Baillargeon offers readers with the instruments to determine throughout the spin and jargon of daily politics and information reporting in an effort to come to a decision for themselves what's at stake and the way to invite the required inquiries to guard themselves from the manipulations of the govt. and the media. no matter if the difficulty be the decision to what we’re informed can be a cold struggle, the "debate" round clever layout, or the which means of an army expenditure, Baillargeon teaches readers to judge details and type truth from respectable and media spin.

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