Can You Believe in Science and Still Vote for Trump?

By Dov Michaeli, MD, PhD

Updated July 5, 2020

Most people understand the primacy of scientific facts in ordering our personal and public life, but a more primal imperative, tribalism, often wins out.

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A few years ago, I was treated to shocking news. One of my own relatives voted for Donald Trump! To protect his identity, I…