A Ph.D Psychologist confirming karma is magical thinking
From the above link…
“This describes how one who believes that they deserve bad fortune, will most likely experience it due to the confirmation bias and other self-fulfilling prophecy-like behaviour. Yet there is no logical or rational basis behind the concept of Karma.
Tip: Magical thinking may be comforting at times, but reality is always what’s true.”
A lot of people believe in many things that are not rational and not truth. It may be soothing to believe something irrational, but it won’t lead to healing or wisdom. And it can be used in ways that are highly abusive.