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The tyrany of moral intuition?

Liberals don’t understand conservative values. And they can’t recognize this failing, because they’re so convinced of their rationality, open-mindedness and enlightenment. From Willian Saletan’s review of a new book by psychologist Jonathan Haidt. Haidt’s previous book, The Happiness Hypothesis, was … Continue reading ?
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Academics / Mathematics : Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science (3 years ago)

In a review of psychologist Jonathan Haidt’s recent book, “The Righteous Mind,” William Saletan writes: You’re smart. You’re liberal. You’re well informed. You think conservatives are narrow-minded. You can’t understand why working-... Read Post

IT’S A HABIT THAT CAN BE UNLEARNED, THOUGH: MSNBC Shrill Is No Accident. It’s How Liberals Really…

US Politics / Conservative : Instapundit (10 hours ago)

IT’S A HABIT THAT CAN BE UNLEARNED, THOUGH: MSNBC Shrill Is No Accident. It’s How Liberals Really Think. “Convinced that no intelligent, decent person could take conservatism seriously, liberals believe it is not necessary or even p... Read Post

That Old Chestnut

Politics : Lawyers, Guns & Money (last year)

I don’t understand why liberals keep going to all these dinner parties. It seems that every time they do they’re humiliated by some coolly rational conservative master ninja of rhetoric…who turns their worlds upside-down with his wi... Read Post


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