Does truth have many versions?

One event. Many different accounts of it. All of them true. How to decide what to believe? This fascinating new video examines the phenomenon of warring perspectives known as ‘the Rashomon effect’.

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  1. As a class, each write an account of something that happened last time you were all together. Read them out to see how they differ.
  2. Divide into pairs to write two newspaper articles, one giving a factual account of an imaginary event and the other giving a biased one.