It can be too easy for us to be swayed by an article – especially an article on a hot topic like
Banning Handheld Devices.
Before we allow an article to be the spokesperson for our views, we should do a little homework and check contrasting points-of-view.
Here is one example:
Read this post first. Then assess your thoughts on the information it contains.
Read this post second. Then asses your thoughts on the information it contains.
What did you discover about your opinion on the topic of the two posts?
“The most fatal illusion is the settled point of view. Since life is growth and motion, a fixed point of view kills anybody who has one.”
― Brooks Atkinson
“The strength of one’s opinion should not exceed their knowledge on the matter.”
― Eric Hirzel