Manage episode 233247804 series 1668005
This episode features ideas intolerable to the ego. From George W Bush bombing the Middle East, to the bloke in the office who complains about everyone else being rubbish, we are all paranoid. But is this such a bad thing? Is it better to understand your paranoia, or live in perpetual defence? Who should take responsibility for their own paranoia…? It's not me, it's you.
Anxiety from within and without.
How the subconscious creates a paranoid perspective.
Why this is comforting/cathartic.
The process of recognition.
Individual and societal paranoia.
Resentment of institutions.
Quotes from 'Paranoia' by David Bell, which is an excellent short book.