Republicans are Neanderthals

Neanderthals for Trump: How our primitive brains are ruining American politics

The historian Rick Shenkman is editor and publisher of the indispensable website History News Network. I’m a fan and recently had the pleasure of reading his latest book, Political Animals: How Our Stone-age Brain Gets in the Way of Smart Politics .

Alan Grayson On CNN Republicans: “Knuckle Dragging Neanderthals”

 

Hit the Play button above and get told by a “Liberal Nerd” that “Conservatives are Stupid”

 

Republicans are Neanderthals… they are so stupid they don’t know their being lied to by Trump, Republican politicians and Fox Fake News.

 

Republican guys are usually macho dumb-asses and rednecks. Most bullies are Republican / Conservatives

 

Why Republicans Embrace Simpletons and How It Hurts America

“A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen, and philosophers and divines.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Self-Reliance) Since I report on American education, including the intellectual lassitude of American voters, foreign observers routinely ask me: Why Do Republicans Gleefully Embrace ____ (fill in the crude synonym of your choice) as Presidential candidates?

 

Low IQ & Conservative Beliefs Linked to Prejudice

There’s no gentle way to put it: People who give in to racism and prejudice may simply be dumb, according to a new study that is bound to stir public controversy. The research finds that children with low intelligence are more likely to hold prejudiced attitudes as adults.