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Neutrality is the absence of declared bias. In an argument, a neutral person will not choose a side. The word "disinterested" is sometimes used to imply neutrality; a disinterested party has no stake or vested interest in the outcome, and can act without bias.
A neutral country maintains political neutrality, a related but distinct concept.
What neutrality is not
Neutrality is not synonymous with indifference or ignorance. One can be actively engaged in a dispute, yet not publicly choose a side. The moderator of a debate is expected to remain neutral. Neutrality is not synonymous with silence. A mediator facilitates dialog between parties. Doublethink implies defending two or more contradictory ideas, whereas neutrality implies not defending any.
Neutrality is not synonymous with objectivity. In a controversy, an objective person will not remain neutral but will choose the side supported by the most objective arguments. Objectivity therefore requires a choice, which is often difficult, whereas neutrality requires no choice. Note that in journalism objectivity is considered synonymous with neutrality.
Neutrality implies not judging the validity of an opinion. Thus, a neutral person will provide a platform for all opinions, including irrational or malicious opinions.
NEUTRALITY OF MIND: Conquer duality of brain hemispheres (Negative Versus Positive) (Masculine Vs. Femenine) Center in the Philosophical Heart as the source of consciousness. Connect your left side portion of the brain with your right side part of the brain.
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