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9/11 is a lie? – Aaron Sinclaire

Jesse Ventura argues why he thinks 9/11 wasn’t as the world thinks it was.

In the argument Ventura explains how the Bush administration ignored extremely important topics before 9/11 happened. He also touches on the ignorance that the government had after the crisis. His last point is about how there were certain reports of terrorist attacks before they even happened, implying that maybe the whole thing was setup.

the main points of the argument are

The research was not extensive enough nor legitimate

The ignorance is a hint that the Bush administration wanted 9/11 to happen

Reporters miss stepped and spoke on issues before they even happened

Therefore, team Bush was partially behind the acts of terror which was 9/11.

Beginning with truth we can ask ourselves whether or not this argument is factually correct. Going simply by the words spoken by Ventura, technically it is factually correct. Since the premises are true it makes the conclusion true as well, which makes the argument valid. Lastly, when an argument is factually correct and valid, it is sound. Ventura’s statements contain all three of these elements.

 

Bush did 9/11.

 

 

One Response to 9/11 is a lie? – Aaron Sinclaire

  1. bryanjack says:

    A few points of pushback, Aaron:

    “Going simply by the words spoken by Ventura, technically it is factually correct.”

    But beyond merely having said them, are the words themselves factually correct? How would we be able to tell? Have others responded to these assertions?

    “Since the premises are true it makes the conclusion true as well, which makes the argument valid.”

    This is not quite how validity works; rather, if the form of the argument is valid (the conclusion follows from the premises), then the truth of the premises means that the conclusion must be true. Do your (or Ventura’s) premises lead directly to the conclusion drawn?

     

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