empirical evidence

In relation to the previous post about politics and the brain, here is some empirical research that shows a relationship between fear and political conservatism.

Read about it here.

UPDATE

In relation to the previously mentioned study, which shows that conservatives are plagued by higher levels of fear and anxiety, I recommend one one read this article, entitled, “Obama-The Terrorist?” for even more evidence that American conservatives have a neural propensity towards unreasonable fear.

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