Posts in Cognitive Bias
Dark Matter: May / June Update

None of the bad actors in our universe have any incentive to slow down or moderate their efforts. The Trump administration will not soften on anything, as they have nothing to gain from it. The administration’s policies and their implementation will only get more extreme, as a matter of intentional and deliberate political calculus.   

I implore you to take this seriously. We are truly in it now.

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The Bad Habit of Willful Ignorance: Cognitive Bias in Political Advertising and Communication

This document formally introduces the concept of cognitive bias into the regular professional vocabulary of political operatives. It also explores possibilities for the inclusion of strategies and practices that account for, and try to circumvent, common mistakes or errors in judgment in political advertising and communications, both by those who practice it and those who receive it.

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