Logical Fallacies

Logical Fallacies / Tu Quoque

Tu Quoque

Tu quoque is a fallacy answering criticism with criticism, or turning the argument back around on the other person. It also applied the logic that because someone has done something, that it justifies someone else doing the same thing.

Example of Tu Quoque

The Ancient Greeks were some of the greatest thinkers. They had slaves, so we should have slaves too.