25. Burden of Proof

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Step 1. Read the following text. This is a quick one, and it goes like this: When making a claim, you are responsible for providing the evidence. It’s not up to others to prove you wrong, it is up to you to prove yourself right. Example: There’s no evidence for climate change. It’s a conspiracy … Continued