Back in 2008, Science published an influential research article claiming evidence for a physiological basis behind differences in political views.
Honestly, the scientific establishment would do better by sticking to science.
It’s possible to be totally rational, intelligent, logical, and wrong at the same time. Why can’t Chris Mooney recognize this?
“The right is not more anti-science than the left; it just has terrible public relations.”
The circular, self-serving nature of Mooney’s argument is hard to miss.