Brainwashing: From the Korean War to cults to today
The term brainwashing has been used throughout history by scientists, politicians, journalists, as well as in movies and literature. This hour: a look at the history and science of brainwashing.
- Joel Dimsdale: Distinguished Professor Emeritus in the Department of Psychiatry at University of California, San Diego, and author of Dark Persuasion: A History of Brainwashing from Pavlov to Social Media.
- Timothy Melley: Professor of English at Miami University.
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Colin McEnroe, Cat Pastor, and Dylan Reyes contributed to this show.