Source: Freakonomics

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freakonomics.com > Robert Cialdini and Stephen J. Dubner
How to Get Anyone to Do Anything
26 may. 2021 - The social psychologist Robert Cialdini is a pioneer in the science of persuasion. His 1984 book Influence is a classic, and he has just published an expanded and revised edition. In this episode of The Freakonomics Radio Book Club, he gives a master class in the seven psychological levers that bewitch our rational minds and lead us to buy, behave, or believe without a second thought.
 · influencing · persuasion

freakonomics.com > Jade Magnus Ogunnaike and Sudhir Venkatesh
Can Outside Pressure Change Silicon Valley?
17 may. 2021 - How has activism evolved in our digital society? In this episode of Sudhir Breaks the Internet, Sudhir talks to Jade Magnus Ogunnaike about the intersection of big tech and civil rights. She is a senior campaign director for Color of Change. It’s a racial justice organization that blends traditional organizing efforts with an updated playbook for how to make change.
 · censorship · diversity · facebook · platforms · racist-technology · unions

freakonomics.com > Charles Blow and Stephen J. Dubner
A Rescue Plan for Black America
3 mar. 2021 - New York Times columnist Charles Blow argues that white supremacy in America will never fully recede, and that it’s time for Black people to do something radical about it. In The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto, he urges a “reverse migration” to the South to consolidate political power and create a region where it’s safe to be Black. (This is an episode of the Freakonomics Radio Book Club.)
 · black-struggle · united-states