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Imagine a better democracy... on Mars. How would we make a new political system work? And could it actually work on Earth?
Every government should employ psychologists to assess potential leaders and determine their suitability for power, and screen them for psychopathy and narcissism.
Extremist minds: These psychological traits might help identify people vulnerable to becoming radicalised.4 min read
We found parallels between how individuals perform in brain games and the kind of political attitudes they adhere to.
We compared the language of populist leaders with their mainstream opponents – The results were unexpected.6 min read
Populists leaders are supposed to use simpler language than their opponents. A comprehensive study shows this is not always the case.
With some people, there is no room for dissent. They attack anyone they perceive as a threat to them. You are either with them or their extreme enemy.