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Creating A Better World

Creating A Better World

Laura Grace Weldon, Guest Writer Waking Times  “We become what we think about all day long.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Long before I became an adult I launched a quest. This was inspired by a something that weighed on my childish mind, an urgent calling to alleviate the suffering of others. Even when I was a […]

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The Psychology of Tyranny vs. the Nature of Conformity

The Psychology of Tyranny vs. the Nature of Conformity

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times “When we see somebody doing bad things, we assume they are bad people to begin with.” – Dr. Philip Zimbardo, The Stanford Prison Experiment The foundation for understanding the psychology of tyranny and human obedience is based on classical studies such as the Stanford Prison Experiment conducted in 1971 […]

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