Published in: North Africa, West AsiaThe crowds and the individual: why we should rethink how we debate complex issues on social media
This is not an attempt to relitigate this episode, but to critically reflect on the underlying dynamics of social networks that contribute to such outcomes.
Published in: openDemocracyUKValues, not just science, need to be central to the climate change debate
Too many environmental activists try to persuade people about climate change by dazzling them with research of the intergovernmental panel. But psychological research shows this approach is doomed to fail. Ignoring that work isn't very scientific.