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Podcasts and Other Appearances

The Open Mind, PBS, "Are Polarized Resentments Calming?" February 2023 


Science Communication, from CampusIL, "Recommendations for Science Communication with Policymakers Based on a U.S. Research Study," January 2022.


Can He Do That?, from the Washington Post,  "Trump and science: An erosion of our institutions, in public and behind the scenes," October 28, 2020

The Science of Politics, from the Niskanen Center, "When Liberals and Conservatives Use Genetics to Explain Human Difference," June 6, 2018

Popular Writing
Selected Media Mentions

The New York Times, "How We Think About Politics Changes What We Think About Politics," by Thomas B. Edsall, August 2022

Science Magazine, "Want to get a politician to listen to science? Here's some advice," February 2019

Psychology Today, "Anger Exacerbates Political Bias," by Bobby Azarian, September 2018

New York Magazine, "The ‘Spiral of Silence’ Theory Explains Why People Don’t Speak Up on Things That Matter," by Olga Mecking/Science of Us, March 2017

ProPublica, "What You Need to Know About Authoritarianism," by Eric Umansky, December 2016

The New York Times, "The Eternal Return of Unenlightened Despotism," by Thomas B. Edsall, August 2016

Vox, "The rise of American authoritarianism" by Amanda Taub, March 2016

The Atlantic, "The Republican Party's White Strategy," by Peter Beinart, July/August 2016

Newsweek, "Why Trump Won't Be Easy for the Dems to Beat," by Matthew C. MacWilliams, February 2016

Science, ScienceInsider blog, "Politics, science, and public attitudes," by Jeffrey Mervis, February 2015

Mother Jones, "New Study Says Conservatives React More Strongly to Insults Than Liberals," by Kevin Drum, October 2013

The Wilson Quarterly, "Your political views affect your beliefs about genetics," Fall 2013

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