Study Reveals Impact Of Going 'Woke'

By Mike Fishmore | May 26, 2024

Academic theories

A recent study from Finland has highlighted intriguing links between "woke" beliefs and mental health concerns such as anxiety and depression.

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After examining various academic theories like critical race theory and intersectional feminism, Oskari Lahtinen, the lead researcher of the study, developed the Critical Social Attitude Scale. 

More broadly

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Following the initial test, Lahtinen conducted a second study involving 5,000 Finnish individuals. This collaboration with Helsingin Sanomat, a Finnish newspaper, aimed to enhance the reliability of the scale and enable the researchers to apply their conclusions more broadly to the Finnish populace.