On today’s episode, Greg and Brian are talking about social media manipulation and extremist groups with their friend Dr. Carlos Vazquez.
Dr. Carlos is an author and holds a doctorate in Psychology and a Master’s in Criminal Justice. He consults and lectures on Criminal Psychopathology, criminal organizations, and media manipulation. He is the author of the book “Apocalyptic Psychology”: ISIS Secret Strategy's which documents the strategies that ISIS uses to recruit fighters. In addition, Dr. Carlos also hosts a podcast on IHeartRadio called the “Forensic Psychology show” discussing human behavior and criminology.
During the episode, they talk about a number of topics including manipulation tactics, how our beliefs influence our behavior, and we also discuss how all humans, not just marginalized populations are susceptible to manipulation.
Dr. Carlos' book: https://www.amazon.com/Apocalyptic-Psychology-ISIS-Secret-Strategies-ebook/dp/B074HBPVC3/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=apocalyptic+psychology&qid=1602544256&sr=8-2
Forensic Psychology Show: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/966-forensic-psychology-53900633/
Contact Dr. Carlos: https://www.linkedin.com/in/insidethebadge/
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"District Four" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
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