Mattias Desmet with John Waters

Truth-speech in a Time of Industrialised Lies

Empathy as a useful tool for both apprehending science and exposing the dangers of seeing rational, technical knowledge as the only kind worthy of pursuit and living by.

Higher education increases vulnerability to mass formation.

The centre of gravity in totalitarianism lies in the minds of the masses: the ideology they believe. A return to human principles is the best resolution.

Speaking out is critical. Because history shows the true atrocities start once dissonant voices are silenced.