Of immune systems, Bayes and 500 year old white men….

A friend sent me an article, which I’ve not read yet. He saw it via this Twitter thread

The article is about our tribal information processing, which helps us confirm today’s beliefs. Which is fine if the world doesn’t change…

This question of how we see the world, where we think we are “in it” can seem too deep. I’ve never seen it presented with more clarity or verve than in this cartoon below, by the brilliant Marc Roberts, who has tirelessly produced countless cartoons on our planetary (and local) dilemmas, for Manchester Climate Fortnightly, Manchester Climate Monthly, and now Climate Emergency Manchester. He also cartoons for Ethical Consumer Magazine and New Internationalist.

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