Does Power Corrupt Everyone Equally?

A new film reveals an important but rarely discussed lesson of the Stanford Prison Experiment By Scott Barry Kaufman | September 3, 2015 “Any man can withstand adversity; if you want to test his character, give him power.” — Abraham Lincoln I recently watched the movie adaptation of the Stanford Prison Experiment. Like most reviewers, […]

The Rebranded CIA: Still Cold-Blooded Imperialist Assassins

by Alan Goodman |   I know you’re workin’ for the CIA / They wouldn’t have you in the Ma-fi-a… ” In 1975, the band War had a hit single with that line. It pretty much summed up what anyone who claimed to have any consciousness, and anyone who had a conscience, had to […]