How Easy is it to Trick the Brain?

By |2019-06-08T22:41:50+00:00June 7th, 2019|Exploitative Techniques, Brainwashing, Coercion, Exploitation, Hypnosis, Indoctrination, Mind Control, Undue Influence, Manipulation, Propaganda, Thought Reform|

Psychological studies have repeatedly shown how easily rational thinking is bypassed. Our perceptions are limited, and we interpret the meaning of those perceptions automatically. We “fill in” reasons for events that are hard to understand. [...]

Better Words: Hypnosis

By |2017-03-27T14:07:51+00:00August 29th, 2016|Hypnosis|

Sometimes words become so complicated that it takes a paragraph to dispel the meanings attributed to them. Terms like hypnosis, trance or suggestibility invoke a natural caution. These words conjure up images of a watch-swinging [...]