There are 3 cognitive errors that intelligent and moral people regularly make. The first is to assume that others are bound by the same moral codes as you are. This is simply not true, and the entire history of humanity proves otherwise. Yet, – many good people still cannot help but continue to make that assumption because they find the alternative ‘unimaginable’ – well, you don’t have to imagine...
Three Common Cognitive Errors Made By Otherwise Intelligent Idealists