The Moral Roots of Liberals and Conservatives

“If our goal is to understand the world, to seek a deeper understanding of the world, our general lack of moral diversity here is going to make it harder. Because when people all share values, when people share morals, they become a team. And once you engage the psychology of teams, it shuts down open-minded thinking.

. . .

So once you see this, once you see that liberals and conservatives both have something to contribute, they form a balance on change vs. stability.”

Jonathan Haidt


Author: conservativeinquiry

I am a blog author and creator of the site

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s