2020 Elections
The 2020 Presidential Election will be the polar opposite of 2016. In 2020 we will see north of 20 Democrats candidates as we saw the same flood of Republican candidates in 2016. Donald Trump 'should' be the Republican nominee as the incumbent President, but may get a primary challenge or two, given the 'never Trumper' crowd in the Republican party. The first is William Weld. Below we will list the growth of the 2020 Democrat field, as it develops. Declared candidates to date: John Delaney, Andrew Yang, Tulis Gabbard, Pete Buttigieg, Elizabeth Warren, Julian Castro, Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala Harris, Howard Schultz, Marianne Williamson, Cory Booker, Amy Klobuchar, Bernie Sanders, Jay Inslee, John Hickenlooper, Beto O'Rourke, Tim Ryan ...

Why Facts Don’t Change Our Minds

4/1/19
from The New Yorker,
2/27/17:

New discoveries about the human mind show the limitations of reason.

Stanford studies became famous.

Even after the evidence “for their beliefs has been totally refuted, people fail to make appropriate revisions in those beliefs,” the researchers noted. In this case, the failure was “particularly impressive,” since two data points would never have been enough information to generalize from.

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