Andy’s Quick Hits (2): The Similarities of Politically Polarised Brains

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In an age of political polarisation, particularly in the USA, I was fascinated to read this piece of research (though I had long surmised that extremist attitudes on either side of the political spectrum share many similar characteristics).

44 committed liberal and conservatives (in the USA) were put in a brain scanner and they observed three…