Why Critical Reading is Important

Here’s a link to a recent piece in the NY Times Sunday Review about reading. The article is an opinion piece by Pamela Paul, the current editor of the Times Book Review section. I think it offers some useful insights on critical reading and on ways to avoid the trap we all get into of reading or watching or following only material we agree with; Paul suggests reading opposing views to sharpen your critical faculties.
https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/04/15/opinion/sunday/the-joy-of-hate-reading.html

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