Moral Roots: The Real Difference between Liberals and Conservatives

Psychologist Jonathan Haidt studies the five moral values that form the basis of our political choices, whether we’re left, right or center. In this eye-opening talk, he pinpoints the moral values that liberals and conservatives tend to honor most.  Haidt suggests these moral roots affect more than politics/religion.  It affects what kind of dog we choose and where we go on vacation
Watch his TED conference talk here.

Jonathan Haidt studies how -- and why -- we evolved to be moral.
Jonathan Haidt studies how -- and why -- we evolved to be moral.

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