“The Ten Signs of Intellectual Honesty” by Mike Gene
When it comes to just about any topic, it seems as if the public discourse is dominated by rhetoric and propaganda. People are either selling products or ideology. In fact, just because someone may come across as calm and knowledgeable does not mean you should let your guard down and trust what they say. What you need to look for is a track record of intellectual honesty. Let me therefore propose 10 signs of intellectual honesty.