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Video: The Price of Certainty

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Currently in the United States, we have two political realities promoted by the two major parties, each now working with its own set of widely believed assumptions.

How to explain this disconnect? Maybe the answer lies in the theory of “cognitive closure”–a theory put forward  by the social psychologist Arie Kruglanski.

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