PBS NewsHour

The problem with thinking you know more than the experts

Clip: 04/14/2017 | 3m 10s

More and more, people don't care about expert views. That's according to Tom Nichols, author of "The Death of Expertise," who says Americans have become insufferable know-it-alls, locked in constant conflict and debate with others over topics they actually know almost nothing about. Nichols shares his humble opinion on how we got here.

Aired: 04/14/17

Rating: NR

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