We never serve the truth by promoting falsehood. This may sound uncontroversial, obvious even, but you’d be surprised. Lots of people try to do just this. They aren’t necessarily being malicious. They’re just clueless. Caught up in the ego rush of seeing themselves as one of the few willing to tell “harsh truths”, they promote ideas that sound like truth on the surface, but depart from it further and further the deeper we dive.