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Altruism, cults, cult leaders, brainwashing

SCIENCE: The Dark Side of Altruism

In part one we briefly looked at how altruism can help society. In this post we’ll briefly look at the darker side of altruism: how the cults use a person’s goodwill. Altruism is a...


SCIENCE: The Bright Side Of Doing Good

This is a two-part series as altruism creates powerful emotions. These emotions can be a motivating factor both good and ill. In this post I’ll introduce the bright side of altruism, and in the...