How to counter pseudoscience; it's not about the evidencePeople are emotionally attached to their pseudoscience and conspiracy theories because they fulfill certain needs. Here is how to counter pseudoscience by understanding why people believe in pseudoscience. The answer lies in shifting the latitude of acceptance.3
If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich? Turns out it’s just chance.The distribution of wealth follows a well-known pattern sometimes called an 80:20 rule: 80 percent of the wealth is owned by 20 percent of the people. Indeed, a report last year concluded that just eight men had a total wealth equivalent to that of the world’s poorest 3.8 billion people. This seems to occur in…677
Billy Porter helps examine origins of gay rights movementBilly Porter is busy, pandemic or not. He's just appeared in a virtual play about nurses on the front lines. His series "Pose" is returning to production. He's soon to appear in the "Cinderella" remake. He's writing a memoir — a project he calls the hardest thing he's ever done. And starting this week, he narrates "EQUAL," a new docuseries on HBO Max that traces the history of the LGBTQ movement through the Stonewall uprising in 1969. Porter was born just a few months after Stonewall.