Chris Mooney, author of The Republican Brain, on liberals and conservatives
Should Liberals Be Our Philosopher Kings?
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May 12 2012 10:00 AM

Chris Mooney: Should Liberals Be Our Philosopher Kings?

In his book The Republican Brain, Chris Mooney argues that (on average) liberals are more open to evidence and reason than conservatives. But conservatives have their own strengths, he says, so maybe there should be a division of labor between them:

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