John Ehrenreich
John Ehrenreich

John Ehrenreich is a professor of psychology at the State University of New York–Old Westbury and the author of Third Wave Capitalism: How Money, Politics, and the Pursuit of Self-Interest have Imperiled the American Dream.

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Aug. 1 2018 9:00 AMWhy the Abortion Debate Feels Like Such a StalemateSince Roe v. Wade was decided, abortion politics have become increasingly partisan. It’s not just due to the moral weight of the issue.
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Feb. 26 2018 10:23 AMWhy Are Conservatives So Obsessed With Gun Rights Anyway?Belief in gun rights hasn’t always been a conservative ideology. Psychology helps explain how it took off.
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May 7 2018 5:45 AMWhite Evangelicals’ Continued Support of Trump Feels Surprising. It Shouldn’t.The affinity between the two goes well beyond their mutual interest in Roe v. Wade. In fact, they’d be aligned even without that.
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Nov. 9 2017 9:00 AMWhy Are Conservatives More Susceptible to Believing Lies?An interplay between how all humans think and how conservatives tend to act might actually explain a lot about our current moment.