Cognitive scientist Lera Boroditsky shares how language shapes the way we think in this week’s video.  Language can be interpreted as divisive or connective. How often do we consider the cognitive & cultural perspective of the speaker these days before we pounce and attack on social media?

Anything that can help us navigate interactions between our diverse populations is very interesting and potentially useful. The 14:12 minutes it takes to view this interesting video is very worthwhile.

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