Entries by Dr Raj Persaud from 11/2012

Why the US Presidential Election Result Will Upset You - Whoever Wins

| Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Politics

The latest psychological research suggests the protracted campaign, adversarial debates, plotted strategy, choice of running mates, elaborately groomed wives, and carefully schemed policies, have a lot less to do with the final result, than the politicians or the media pundits, would have you believe.

Why Are False Allegations So Popular on the Internet?

| Posted 11.16.2012 | UK Tech

Malicious gossip, if unchecked, could end up influencing who governs us. If it wasn't for the spread of such sham information on the internet, thousands wouldn't gossip and believe Barack Obama is an Islamist extremist, not born in the United States.