AMERICA IN VIETNAM: WHEN THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST GO WRONG

How do you explain how well-intentioned, patriotic, bright people make poor judgments that lead to so much suffering? Historian and U.S. Naval Academy Professor Brian VanDeMark joins the podcast to discuss his acclaimed¬†new book, Road to Disaster: A New History of America’s Descent into Vietnam.¬† How do advances in cognitive psychology help explain how intelligent, […]