Robert Jay Lifton discusses Donald Trump during his 2016 presidential campaign. Filmed September 17, 2016.


Dr. Lifton in conversation with Steven Pinker at the New School circa 2012.



Interview on the socialization of evil.


On the 9/11 attacks and death anxiety.


Interview on “Democracy Now” about Nazi doctors.


Interview on University of California television about Dr. Lifton’s youth in Brooklyn, entry into medicine, and the concerns that have moved him as a writer.


Dr. Lifton on Destructive Cults.


Steven Pinker and Robert Jay Lifton speak at The New School on the subject of violence.


Lecture on thought reform methods.