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A psychological examination of historically significant lives. We will peek into the minds of our subject to answer, what made them tick? Uncovering the personal motivations that drove their public acts and how those acts in turn changed all our lives.

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A psychological examination of historically significant lives. We will peek into the minds of our subject to answer, what made them tick? Uncovering the personal motivations that drove their public acts and how those acts in turn changed all our lives.

    Personology Season 2 Trailer

    Personology Season 2 Trailer

    From Henry VIII to Lenny Bruce to Amy Winehouse, season 2 of Personology will dive into 10 more fascinating historical and popular figures to see what makes them tick. Join Dr. Gail Saltz January 25th for more Personology!
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    • 1 min
    Joe McCarthy - Part 2: When Power Corrupts

    Joe McCarthy - Part 2: When Power Corrupts

    Joe McCarthy was a U.S. republican senator from Wisconsin who from the late 1940's through much of the 1950s championed the idea that there was rampant communist subversion in various institutions and individuals in the United States, an attack campaign which came to be known as McCarthyism.
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    • 49 min
    Joe McCarthy - Part 1: The Power of Personality

    Joe McCarthy - Part 1: The Power of Personality

    At one point Joe McCarthy was amongst the most powerful and dangerous of people, what specifically within his character, personality and earlier life experiences enabled him to rise from poor farm boy to senator to demagogue?
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    • 44 min
    Adolf Hitler: What makes a malevolent mind?

    Adolf Hitler: What makes a malevolent mind?

    Adolf Hitler, leader of the Nazi party, dictator in Germany from 1933-1945, initiator of world war II, perpetrator of the Holocaust and widely considered one of the most evil leaders in all of history.
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Martin Luther King Jr: Revolutionary Through Nonviolence

    Martin Luther King Jr: Revolutionary Through Nonviolence

    Martin Luther King Junior was an activist, minister and the most visible leader in the Civil Rights Movement. He advanced civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, inspired by his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi. His strategy was both revolutionary and effective.
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    • 41 min
    John Lennon - Part 2: Joined to Yoko

    John Lennon - Part 2: Joined to Yoko

    Decades after his death, John Lennon is still one of the most well-known artists of all time. His life and work went through many changes, but perhaps no influence was more impactful than his relationship with Yoko Ono.
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    • 40 min

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