what, monsters are real?
The famous experiment
Prisoner vs guard
FROM NORMAL TO MONSTER
Only a few refused to participate.
obedience over empathy
Lack of Personal responsibility
If somebody else claims to take responsibility for your actions, does that remove your own responsibility for your actions? If you were told to kill prisoners by the commanding officer, would you do that?
“The Man Who Passes The Sentence, Should Swing the Sword”
People are more likely to to give into the temptation to be evil, when they are anonymous. Just think about it. There are a lot of people writing horrible comments on the Internet. They could never write anything insulting on their own name. You are at your truest form, when you can be good or bad without anyone finding out. It’s your moral voice that will guide you during those situations.
It’s comforting to know that we have a choice. We can decide what we do. If we see someone struggle, maybe we can help them. If we see a wallet in the street, maybe we can return the wallet and know that we have done something good.
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