Tag archive

political issues

STUDY: Conservatives Won’t Read An Opposing View, Even If Offered Money

in Against The Politics/Grab Bag/Life/Racy/WTF by

The term “motivated ignorance” has now reared to the forefront in a new study showing that Republicans will not read a view that is in opposition to theirs. The kicker? Many were even offered the chance to win free money to do so. The study comes from The Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, and its…

Keep Reading

Go to Top