Engineering—The Smart Career Choice for People Who Love Psychology

Follow your passion. That’s become the mantra of today’s society. It’s also a potential pitfall.
Pathological Altruism, Oxford University Press, copyright Kevin Mendez Aracena and Barbara Oakley

Mobbing May Day

The Occupy movement is celebrating May Day to emphasize the importance of workers’ rights by starting a general strike across the US. The strike is meant to show that “the 99 percent,” by sheer weight of numbers, are a force to be reckoned with.

Take This Paradigm and Shove It

Narrow intellectual gatekeeping is omnipresent in academia. The breathtaking dishonesty and incompetence of climatology’s intellectual leadership clearly reveals that a discipline can become dominated by a small group of ideologically-motivated intellectual gatekeepers.

Why Most Journalists Are Democrats: A View from the Soviet Socialist Trenches

People who become journalists often want to make the world a better place. That's very different from having a passion for unearthing the truth.