The Brain with David Eagleman

Episode 5 | Destroying Empathy

Clip: Episode 5 | 2m 29s

Genocide is only possible when dehumanization happens on a massive scale, and propaganda is the tool used to do that. Propaganda plugs directly into neural networks, and dials down the degree to which one group cares about another.

Aired: 11/11/15

Rating: TV-14

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What's the story of one of our body's most complex organs? In this interactive, viewers can explore clips from each of the six episodes of The Brain with David Eagleman. Grades: 9-13+

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