Professor Al Gini explores the nature of lying and how it impacts human beings

Justin Kaufmann

Justin Kaufmann and Loyola Professor Al Gini, November 2019

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Al Gini, Extension 720’s resident philosopherjoins Justin to discuss, on the eve of tomorrow’s impeachment hearings, the nature of lying. Al talks about what constitutes a lie, some of the reasons why people lie, the role that social media plays in embellishment, the different types of lies, the way politicians stretch the truth, the reasons against lying and the impact that lying has on our society.

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