psychology and politics

Psychological Dimensions of Peacemaking

Mutual needs satisfaction, based on a fundamental understanding of our innate needs and resources, is the means of achieving sustainable peace in politics

The Conciliators guild the wild country of cult thinking

The Wild Country of Cult Thinking

In April of this year Netflix released a documentary series called Wild Wild Country which chronicles the conflict in the early 1980s between a new-age sex-cult in Wasco County, Oregon, …

The Conciliators guild we are better than them

We Are Better Than Them

We usually reserve the word “cult” for groups that commit mass suicide by drinking poison-laced purple cool-aid. There is a view however that cult phenomena are much more pervasive in our …