Monday, May 9, 2011

The trouble with facts.


It puzzles many of us why people so often vote against their own interests. For most New Zealander's voting for more Neo-liberal government is like "Turkeys voting for Christmas" but they still do.

An article in the Standard about the reasons why the facts do not always influence people.


And one about the psychology of denial. Psychology of crankery.  Or it could be titled. Do you have a Don Brash in your life.

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