The Lucifer Effect: How ordinary people becomes monsters … or heroes

Philip Zimbardo knows how easy it is for nice people to turn bad. In this talk, he shares insights and graphic unseen photos from the Abu Ghraib trials. Then he talks about the flip side: how easy it is to be a hero, and how we can rise to the challenge. Some of the imagery in the talk is disturbing, yet for all the horror Zimbardo describes to us, his overarching message is one of hope.

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