<iframe title="Why Facts Don't Change Minds" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ohwkpZIgT5c?feature=oembed" height="113" width="200" style="aspect-ratio: 1.76991 / 1; width: 100%; height: 100%;" allowfullscreen="" allow="fullscreen"></iframe> **Duration:** 14:10 **Language:** **Complexity:** **Topics:** # šŸ“’ Personal Notes --- date: 2024-03-20 --- # YouTube ![]() ## Description: -> [Youtube video Link](https://www.youtube.com/embed/ohwkpZIgT5c) ## Summary: The video talks about how people hold onto their beliefs strongly, often resisting changes even in the face of contradicting evidence. It delves into the reasons behind this behavior, exploring the role of belonging to a group and how deeply ingrained biases can influence our perspectives. The need for gentle persuasion, understanding other viewpoints, and the impact of group dynamics on discussions are highlighted. - Beliefs, biases, and cognitive dissonance - Influence of group dynamics on opinions - Strategies for changing minds effectively Themes: - Confirmation bias - Group identity