Two Ideas One Mind: The Vices and Virtues of Cognitive Dissonance

In this video my friend Ben and I discuss the benefits and detriments of cognitive dissonance–the capacity to hold two conflicting thoughts in one’s head at the same time.

This was recorded a few days after the murder of George Floyd. Because of the social climate immediately following that tragedy, I felt it was irresponsible to invite people into this tension until now. We welcome your thoughts and comments.

Ben Teitelbaum is the author of War for Eternity: Inside Bannon’s Far-Right Circle of Global Power Brokers.

You can learn more about Benjamin Teitelbaum at:
https://www.colorado.edu/music/benjamin-r-teitelbaum

Connect with Pedro at:
https://itsallinme.com
https://www.youtube.com/user/pssilvaii
Twitter: @noroof
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