Astonishing omissions?

E. Angell on recent emphases in The Psychologist.

Could there be some truth in Melanie Phillips' assertion in The Times on 20 June 2017, that ‘Compassion is being hijacked and weaponised in what is nothing short of a planned uprising against democracy itself’? If so, is The Psychologist playing a role as promoter and facilitator of an arguably dangerous form of political activism? Could it be said that it is acting as a useful conduit for some people who are keen to exploit psychology strategically in order to further the


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