Free To Choose Network | Dead Wrong with Johan Norberg
Dead Wrong® with Johan Norberg
Backfire Effect
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
When the lie that Obama was a Muslim was pointed out, something strange happened. More people came to believe that Obama is, in fact, a Muslim. This is the backfire effect. Correcting false information often reinforces the mistaken belief. But ironically, that is Dead Wrong. The truth comes out with Free To Choose Media Executive Editor and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg.
©2018 / 1:30
Dead Wrong® with Johan Norberg