It Takes Courage to Dissent

Many people who have reviewed the Resistance Series books say things like, “I wonder if I could be as brave as Tommy and Careen if I was in similar circumstances.”

In a previous post comparing Shirley Jackson’s short story “The Lottery” with The Hunger Games, I assert that the lure of going along with the crowd is strong enough that we’re likely to do things that go against our better judgement if we think we’ll stand alone.

Check out this short video about why we have trouble dissenting:

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