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Study Confirms That Religious Beliefs Are Tied To Intellect (VIDEO)

Study Confirms That Religious Beliefs Are Tied To Intellect (VIDEO)

A new study has shown a novel idea: Religion is an instinct, and people who rise above those instincts are more intelligent. Study lead author Edward Dutton, a research fellow at the Ulster Institute for Social Research in the United Kingdom, said: “Intelligence — in rationally solving problems — can be understood as involving overcoming […]

STUDY: Conservatives Won’t Read An Opposing View Even If They’re Offered Money To Do So (VIDEO)

STUDY: Conservatives Won’t Read An Opposing View Even If They’re Offered Money To Do So (VIDEO)

Many conservatives have actually said: “I wouldn’t watch Rachel Maddow if you paid me.” A new study in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology tested this very question. The study told people that they would get a chance to win $10 if they read an opposing opinion on a topic. They would get a chance to win […]

University Of Alabama Psychology Study Shows How Conservatives See Data Differently (VIDEO)

University Of Alabama Psychology Study Shows How Conservatives See Data Differently (VIDEO)

A study performed by the University of Alabama (UA) says that conservatives are less likely to be interested in new scientific data. Dr. Alexa Tullett, an assistant professor of psychology at UA, authored a project called “Is ideology the enemy of inquiry? Examining the link between political orientation and lack of interest in novel data.” She […]

STUDY: Popular Painkiller Kills Empathy Also (VIDEO)

STUDY: Popular Painkiller Kills Empathy Also (VIDEO)

First off, empathy is the ability to put yourself in other people’s shoes and understand their feelings. This is different from sympathy, which is feeling pity or sadness over someone else’s bad situations. Empathy is a deeper feeling because it usually involves a deeper understanding of someone’s situation. A new study has found that a […]

STUDY: Magnetic Brain Stimulation Kills Belief In God, Increases Positive Attitude To Immigrants (VIDEO)

STUDY: Magnetic Brain Stimulation Kills Belief In God, Increases Positive Attitude To Immigrants (VIDEO)

A fascinating study has discovered the possibility to change a person’s beliefs by targeting their brain with magnets. Dr Keise Izuma from the University of York, together with Dr Colin Holbrook from the University of California, recruited 38 participants with strong religious beliefs for the study. The participants also held moderate to conservative political beliefs, which was […]

Revealing Study Provides Eye-Opening Conclusions On Anger In America

Revealing Study Provides Eye-Opening Conclusions On Anger In America

A survey done by NBC News, Survey Monkey, and Esquire found that half of Americans are angry, with the angriest being Whites and Republicans. Republicans, huh? Typical. Over half of Americans feel angrier about current issues than they did a year ago. White people have grown the most in anger, with 54 percent saying their […]

Study Proves Black And Indigenous Women Die Of Breast Cancer More Thanks To Shoddy Medical Care

Study Proves Black And Indigenous Women Die Of Breast Cancer More Thanks To Shoddy Medical Care

Here’s a revelation for Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Women of color are much more likely to die of breast cancer than white women due to poor medical care, especially black and Indigenous women. NBC News writes, “Black women are much more likely to get the wrong treatment for breast cancer, be diagnosed later and have […]

Alarming Study on White Attitudes Towards Race and Crime

Alarming Study on White Attitudes Towards Race and Crime

  An alarming study has come out of the Stanford Psychology department regarding race and crime. Rebecca Hetey, a post-doctoral fellow at Stanford and her faculty advisor, Jennifer Eberhardt, have created a study that seems to suggest that white people may support tougher criminal?laws if their perception is that more blacks are imprisoned. It is […]

Epicenter For Ignorance And Hate, Stormfront.org Common Link To Nearly 100 Murders (Video)

Epicenter For Ignorance And Hate, Stormfront.org Common Link To Nearly 100 Murders (Video)

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) nearly 100 murders have been linked back to one far-right, White Nationalist website — Stormfront.org — a flawed and misguided website that claims to promote the values of “the embattled white minority.” Insisting “every month is white history month” (one of the few accurate statements found on […]

Deaf To Danger, GOP Backs Away From Immigration Reform In The House

Deaf To Danger, GOP Backs Away From Immigration Reform In The House

The GOP leadership knows if they don’t pass immigration reform, their party is doomed. So why are House Republicans dragging their feet?

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