Documentary, Freedom, Government, Issues, Politics

The Target Is Your Brain

Directors: Felix Sobolev, Victor Olender Year: 1984 This film is about methods of ideological warfare. It is about the creation of illusions, advertisement, influence on the voters, CIA experiments for mind control and propaganda methods. Despite being almost 30 years old, it is surprisingly very relevant for today. It promotes the values of rationalism over… Continue reading The Target Is Your Brain

Culture, Issues, Random Facts, Thoughts

How Bureaucracy, Policies and Procedures are created

Start with a cage containing five monkeys.  In the cage, hang a banana on a string and put stairs under it.  Before long, a monkey will go to the stairs and start to climb towards the Banana. As soon as the monkey touches the stairs, spray all of the monkeys with cold water.  After a… Continue reading How Bureaucracy, Policies and Procedures are created