Solomon Asch’s Experiments on Social Conformity
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Solomon Asch’s Experiments on Social Conformity

The Asch Conformity Experiments During the 1950s, Solomon Asch conducted and published a series of laboratory experiments that demonstrated the degree to which an individual’s own opinions are influenced by those of a majority group. Together, these experiments are recognized as the Asch conformity experiments or the Asch Paradigm. The methodology developed by Asch has been utilised by many researchers and … Continue reading

U.S. State Legislation Attempting to Prevent Atheists from Taking Public Office
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U.S. State Legislation Attempting to Prevent Atheists from Taking Public Office

This is legit, it is in current legislation as noted. Don’t think that this could ultimately prevent someone from taking public office but Jebus’s misguided politicians have been hard at work trying to bring Jebus and the state from separate bedrooms to permanent residency in a swanky sex hotel room in Tokyo! Obviously violating the … Continue reading

U.S. points finger at Assad over Syria gas attack | Reuters
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U.S. points finger at Assad over Syria gas attack | Reuters

By Lesley Wroughton and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON | Mon Aug 26, 2013 6:49pm EDT (Reuters) – Secretary of State John Kerry laid the groundwork on Monday for possible military action against the Syrian government over a chemical weapons attack, implicating President Bashar al-Assad’s forces in a “moral obscenity.” In the most forceful U.S. reaction yet to last … Continue reading

Why You Should Care About What’s Happening in Turkey
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Why You Should Care About What’s Happening in Turkey

Posted by JASON GOTS JUNE 3, 2013, 10:51 AM @ BigThink.com “Turkish leader says protests will not stop plans for park,” read a New York Times headline Sunday. Meanwhile, throughout Istanbul, Ankara, and dozens of other cities across Turkey, Turkish citizens continue to pour into the streets for the fourth straight day in a massive, nationwide protest that … Continue reading