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Campaign - Can't Be Bothered: Are We All Climate Deniers?
Can't Be Bothered: Are We All Climate Deniers?
What is it about?
[This is not your usual climate change event] 𝗦𝘁𝗼𝗽 𝗮𝗱𝘃𝗼𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗰𝗹𝗶𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗴𝗲, start understanding why people can’t be bothered to care or act. 🛑 Most of the talks surrounding climate change involve discussions of facts, causalities, responsibilities and climate actions. 🍃 However, like many other scientific topics, from evolution and vaccination to the reality of the pandemic, discussions like these often 𝗶𝗴𝗻𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗼𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝘀𝗶𝗱𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘀𝗰𝗶𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗶𝗳𝗶𝗰 𝗮𝗿𝗴𝘂𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀, a.k.a the 𝘃𝗼𝗶𝗰𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗱𝗶𝘀𝘀𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗼𝗿 𝗱𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗲𝗿𝘀. 🤷🏾🙅🏻♀️🙅🏽♂️ Deniers are more common than we think. In fact, both you and me are likely a denier in some way or another. 𝗘𝘃𝗲𝗻 𝗶𝗳 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗮𝗰𝗰𝗲𝗽𝘁 𝘀𝗰𝗶𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗶𝗳𝗶𝗰 𝗳𝗮𝗰𝘁𝘀, 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗰𝗮𝗻 𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗯𝗲 𝗮 𝗱𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗲𝗿. 👁 Unlike most ongoing discussions on climate change, we will take a deep dive into the topic of denial. You will walk away with practical philosophical skills you can apply to transform yourself from a 𝗱𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗲𝗿 𝘁𝗼 𝗮 𝗱𝗼𝗲𝗿. 🧍🏽♂️🏃🏽♂️ Well, are you a denier? You can only find out by joining this event. 🥸 __________________________ 𝗘𝗩𝗘𝗡𝗧 𝗗𝗘𝗧𝗔𝗜𝗟𝗦 Date 🗓: April 16, 2021 (Saturday) Time 🕣: 8.30pm-10pm GMT+8 (Msia Time) Speaker 👤: Eugene Chislenko, co-founder, Philosophers for Sustainability Platform 💻: Zoom Fee 🎟: Free of charge 𝗥𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗿 𝗛𝗲𝗿𝗲 🔗:
Who Should Join?
Anyone interested to improve their reasoning skills by recognising the cognitive biases and habits including denialism they practice in everyday life.
Expected Learning Outcome
✅ We will guide our participants to revisit their cognitive systems for signs of denialism. ✅ You will learn to dissect the logic and reasoning behind deniers and climate skeptics. ✅ You will uncover the relationship between free-market capitalism and denialism, how the current economic system we live in contributes to denialism and other cognitive biases. ✅ You will gain the tools you need to solve difficult ethical dilemmas and decision-making in everyday life resulted from cognitive biases you unknowingly practice.💡
Register Ticket here:
16/04/2022 - 16/04/2022
20:30 PM - 22:00 PM
ONLINE, ONLINE, WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN KUALA LUMPUR, ONLINE, MALAYSIA
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Malaysian Philosophy Society
Muhammad Shahril Nizam Abdullah