Caught in a political echo chamber? Listening to the opposition can make partisanship even worse

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 09:30 in Psychology & Sociology

Dwelling in a political echo chamber — where you only encounter people who agree with you — is hardly conducive to a healthy democracy. But it turns out that broadening your horizons by perusing opposing points of view on social media may just make the partisan divide worse. That’s the depressing...

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