Why are politicians such hypocrites?

At his event with Zocalo, Robert Kurzban offered up an explanation of hypocritical behavior by politicians:

For more on how our brains modularity contributes to contradictions, read Rob’s book Why Everyone (Else) Is a Hypocrite.


  1. vacances thalasso says:

    Necessity is the mother of invention. Politicians only need your votes, thus they won’t do anything new for you and thus are liars… Simple