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Of Cecil the Lion, Dentists and the Brothers Koch

My friend Jon Haidt’s work on the moral foundations of different political views started, I recall, with his work on disgust. This week’s news gave me some personal insight into this feeling that I thought I largely lacked. Having worked … Continue reading

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‘Taxachusetts’, Economic Geography and Ideology

In the Republican/Tea Party view of the world, Massachusetts, or as they call it ‘Taxachusetts‘, is a state burdened by high local taxes, riddled with regulations, and with a school system under the control of teachers’ unions. And therefore no … Continue reading

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