Critical Thinking Glossary: Whataboutism

Critical Thinking Glossary: Whataboutism

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Critical Thinking Glossary: Straw Man Argument

Critical Thinking Glossary: Straw Man Argument

A straw man argument AKA a straw man fallacy occurs when someone takes another person's point, distorts it or exaggerates it, and then attacks the distortion as if that is really the claim the first person is making. 
Critical Thinking Glossary: Toxic Positivity

Critical Thinking Glossary: Toxic Positivity

In our Critical Thinking Glossary series, we'll deep dive into a term, idea or phrase that might help you better understand a concept and unpack your ways of thinking. Written by The Foreword.