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Why Can’t We All Just Get Along? Bring Your Questions for Righteous Mind Author Jonathan Haidt

"Morality, by its very nature, makes it hard to study morality," writes the social psychologist Jonathan Haidt. "It binds people together into teams that seek victory, not truth. It closes hearts and minds to opponents even as it makes cooperation and decency possible within groups." His new book is called The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion and it is absorbing on so many levels.
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