Flawed Study: Liberals Are More Open-Minded

Psychology website PsyPost reports on a new study published at the Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin which attempts to determine where one’s political affiliation originates. Lead researcher Xiaowen Xu of the University of Toronto explains, “In the past, researchers have consistently shown that political liberalism is associated with higher Openness to Experience (characterized by preferences for creativity, curiosity, and new ideas), and political conservatism is associated with higher Read more […]