Article on false memories in the Guardian

One of my pet issues is false memories, and how easy it is to plant them in children.  We saw this play out in the infamous McMartin Preschool Trial, where several innocent people were convicted on the word of preschoolers who had been manipulated into accusing them of sexual abuse.  The Guardian has an article that just came out to a couple days ago, called Social recall: factors that can affect false memory.

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