As a contrast to my earlier post about the Star and critical thinking, take a look at this poll and readers’ comments about Omar Khadr from Sun readers.
h/t Norm Spector Recommend this Post . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: The Sun: Demagoguery, Not Critical Thinking
Following up from an earlier report establishing a relationship between low intelligence and racism, prejudice and conservatism, The Huffington Post reports on a new study equating conservative politics with ‘low-effort’ thinking.
For those of us who have been following closely the antics of the Harper Conservatives and their supporters, there are few surprises in . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: The Conservative Mind Equated With ‘Low-Effort’ Thinking’