– The Rich See What They Believe – The Rich See What They Believe:
The Rich See What They BelieveBy Jeanna BrynerLiveScience Staff Writerposted: 28 February 200704:22 pm ET

People see
what they believe, not vice versa, when it comes to social injustice.

And this mind-altering trick of perception
keeps moral outrage at bay, especially among the rich, a new psychological
study suggests.


it is not just the rich, everyone sees what they believe, umberto eco has a nice essay with evidence about seeing color through culture that demonstrates this quite well.