Are you truthful to yourself? Is it so important to be truthful to ourselves?
We are living in an era where the word “post-truth” was selected to be the word of 2016 by the Oxford-Dictionary. Why?
This choice was based on the reality of the world we live in today—a world of lies. Lies have become the new reality. The borders between the truth and the lie have blurred, and the same can be said for honesty and dishonesty.
This negative trend has a significant effect on us all, though we don’t always realise it. The foundation of trust in society—so vital for a healthy civilization—is being eroded.