Debasing The Human Mind: Part 3

In the last two posts on the topic of the recent political conventions dealt with the effect of speech on speakers, and on the way we treat information as a society. In this post, I would like to take some time to explore how this type of speech interacts with social, and group dynamics. For… Continue reading Debasing The Human Mind: Part 3

Debasing The Human Mind: Part 2

This is a three part series on the nature of political speech in the recent political party conventions. The first post in this series takes some time to examine the effect of the impact these convention speeches on the speakers themselves. This analysis can be looked at almost without even considering the nature of the speech.… Continue reading Debasing The Human Mind: Part 2

Debasing The Human Mind: Part 1

The political conventions for both parties have now been completed, but not without their share of controversy, distasteful commentary, and plain fabrication. There is always a certain air of bloodlust at party conventions, but the tide seemed to be a particularly strong hue of crimson this year. While there is a lot of content that… Continue reading Debasing The Human Mind: Part 1