Antidote to Trumpism: Essays on Intellectual Honesty & Critical Thinking: Updated to Include the Covid-19 Pandemic and the Capitol Insurrect (Paperback)
Antidote to Trumpism is a wide-ranging collection of essays meant to help Americans embrace intellectual honesty, improve their critical thinking skills, and avoid being deceived by propaganda. The most important chapters explore: how to improve our understanding of the way our government functions; how the Trump administration has attacked the rule of law and our Constitution; the importance of protecting our democracy and our environment; and interesting political, religious, and scientific concepts. Other essays discuss how to deal with anxiety disorders, food allergies, and rosacea. Most of the chapters end with a list of recommended texts that will help those interested in learning more about the subjects discussed.
About the Author
Luis Bernardo Mercado's life experiences; education; diverse friendships; supportive family; karate training, teaching and competing; love of books and extensive reading; owning and running businesses; extensive travels; and academic research helped him write this book. He believes that Antidote to Trumpism contains insights that will help others to better understand and act on important issues through critical thinking and intellectual honesty.