On Point Special Series: ‘In Search Of Truth’
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This series is produced in collaboration with The Conversation.
February 20, 2020
What is truth?
The basic definition of “truth,” according to Merriam-Webster’s handy dictionary, is “the body of real things, events and facts.”
But what does that actually mean?
Next week, On Point will air a four-part series that explores just that: what we mean when we talk about “truth.”
It’s a big topic. And it starts with the big picture philosophy of truth.
To kickoff our special series, Part I (airing Monday, Feb. 24), will look at the history of truth: how we use it, what it is, how it works. Has humankind always searched for truth and valued it?
Read more below to learn about the arc of our four-part series.
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