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Episode 174: That moment when Americans choose ignorance over money

When it comes to American politics, many people will choose to give up money, rather than listen to the other side

When it comes to American politics, many people will choose to give up money, rather than listen to the other side. That’s the result of a new study by Canadian professor Jeremy Frimer, at the University of Winnipeg. On the latest DecodeDC podcast, Jimmy talks to Jeremy about a phenomenon he calls ‘motivated ignorance,’ and why Americans are choosing to remain, well, ignorant.

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