In this informative and provocative interview with Dr. Kirk Honda of Psychology in Seattle, Jon Atack starts with mind control before exploring a wide variety of controversial topics, including the extreme polarity of modern politics, criminal rehabilitation and prevention, whether someone should be held responsible for crimes they commit when under another’s influence, the emotional impact of awe and fervor, the dangers of being certain, and even the life (and death) of Jimi Hendrix.

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