October 15, 2021

How to Moderate Extreme Thinking, Behavior and Obsessions at Work

interview with David Wilkinson for Oxford Review

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September 11, 2021

20 Jahre 9/11: Warum tun Menschen so etwas?

interview with Martin Grob for Kronen Zeitung 


June 4, 2021

Was ist psychologischer Extremismus, Herr Kruglanski?

interview with Suzanne Ackermann for Psychologie Heute

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May 6, 2021

Doctor, Lawyer, Insurrectionist: The Radicalization of Simone Gold

Stephanie Mencimer for Mother Jones

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April 20, 2021

Post-riot effort to tackle extremism in the military largely overlooks veterans

Paul Sonne, Alex Horton, and Julie Tate for Washington Post


April 14, 2021

How the coronavirus pandemic is changing us

Julianna Photopoulos for Science Media Hub


April 14, 2021

A scientist’s opinion: Interview with Professor Arie Kruglanski about our need for cognitive closure during COVID-19

interview by Julianna Photopoulos for Science Media Hub


March 2, 2021

Why Have So Many Recent Extremist Events Involved Ohioans? 

interview by Michael Monks for Cincinnati Public Radio (30:00 minute mark)


February 18, 2021

Psychologist details historic ties between pandemics and extremism

interview for CBS news

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February 16, 2021

Pandemics have spawned extremist movements since ancient times 

Marc Fisher for the Washington Post


February 6, 2021

Biden is promising ‘unity’. But what does that mean

in conversation with experts: Joseph Stepansky for Al Jazeera


January 28, 2021

Leading New Age Conspiracy Influencers Plan Their Retreat to Utopian Lagoon

Anna Merlan for ViceNews


January 20, 2021

Experts discuss whether Biden can fulfill his promise to unite the country (third video)

News Nation


January 19, 2021

Confronting American Radicalization

Back Story with Dana Lewis


January 18, 2021

2021 Really Starts Now: 6 Big Predictions for the Post-Trump Era

Steve Levine on Medium


January 17, 2021

Joe Biden's Options for Dealing with Donald Trump are Worse than Watergate

Steve Friess for NewsWeek


January 15, 2021

Insurrection at the Capitol: The Escalating Radicalization of American Politics

interview with Becky Anderson for CNN World


January 13, 2021

Extremism then and now. My discussion with USSMH historian Dr. Patricia Heberer Rite

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum


January 12, 2021

Arie Kruglanski: One Survivor's Quest to Make the World a Better Place

Yael Luttwak & Megan Maggi

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum


January 8, 2021

Far-right extremists want to target more capitols, but are divided after D.C. riot

Richard Read, Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Anita Chabria for LA Times


December 15, 2020

Right-Wing Embrace Of Conspiracy Is 'Mass Radicalization,' Experts Warn

Hannah Allam for NPR


November 25, 2020

Kyle Rittenhouse, Accused in Kenosha, Wis., Shooting Deaths, Is Released On Bail

Hannah Allam for All things Considered, NPR

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November 15, 2020

Al-Qaeda ‘in crisis’ after No. 2 killed in Tehran

Interview by Tarek Ali Ahmad for Arab News


October 30, 2020

COVID-19 a “golden opportunity” for terror organisations to intensify their propaganda – new study suggests

Taylor and Francis Newsroom

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February 16, 2020

The Radical's Journey: How German Neo-Nazis Voyaged to the Edge and Back in Conversation with Dan Raviv

book store event at Politics and Prose


October 21, 2019

Interview with Dr. Arie W. Kruglanski

Sara Brzuszkiewicz for European Eye for Radicalization


August 7, 2019

Understanding Extremism, After Recent Mass Shootings

Liam Farrell for Maryland Today


August 7, 2019

How to Talk About People Disengaging from Violent Extremism

United States Institute of Peace (YouTube)

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August 6, 2019

Mass Shooting and Mental Illness

interview for Spotlight i24


June 18, 2019

Radicalization As 3NS

Dan Raviv for i24 (YouTube)

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November 2, 2018

The psychology of how someone becomes radicalized

Angela Fritz for The Washington Post


November 1, 2018

Psychology of Violent Extremism

A conversation with Christian Piccolini for the MPOWER project (YouTube)

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July/August 2018

Inside the Radical, Uncomfortable Movement to Reform White Supremacists: As hate groups have surged, so has the number of extremists trying to escape.

by Wes Enzinna for Mother Jones


April 20, 2018

Reducing Prejudice through Empathy
‘Nature or Nurture -- Are We Hard Wired to Hate?’ 
moderated by David Gregory, CNN analyst

US Holocaust Museum (YouTube)


September 27, 2017

How to fight extremist psychology with social media

Miles O'Brien for PBS NewsHour (YouTube)

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August 29, 2017

Closed Mindedness and the Middle Way

Middle Way Society (on YouTube)


November 11, 2016  

The Price of Certainty

OP-DOC by Daniele Anastasion for New York Times


November 11, 2016  

The Price of Certainty

short documentary movie by Daniele Anastasion on Vimeo


September 7, 2016

15 Years of Terror



September 2, 2016

New Season of ‘Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman’ Focuses on “Violent Extremist”


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August 30 , 2016

What Makes a Terrorist
“Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman” Season 7 Episode 1

Science Channel

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June 13, 2016

Queer Muslims Exist—and We Are in Mourning Too

Samara Habib for Common Dreams


November 17, 2015

We Need to Re-Learn the Lessons of the Iraq War

by Kevin Drum for Mother Jones


April 21, 2015

The impact of ISIS beheadings: Is terror propaganda brutalizing us all?

Tim Hunter for CNN


January 14, 2015

Anti-Islam rallies in Germany

with Rosemary Church for CNN


January 13, 2015

Germany’s Anti-Islam Protests Play Into Extremists’ Hands: Jihadists seeking recruits can exploit public demonstrations.

by Jenna McLaughlin for Mother Jones


August 29, 2014

Here Are the Psychological Reasons Why an American Might Join ISIS: Psychologist Arie Kruglanski explains how closed-mindedness and existential angst create the modern American jihadist.

by Chris Mooney for Mother Jones

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August 30, 2013

The Closure Alternative 
Sheldon's compulsive closure therapy -- the big bang theory (season 6 E21) on YouTube


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April 30, 2013 

Why We Need Answers

Maria Konnikova for The New Yorker

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August 20, 2012

The Science Of Closed-Mindedness

Chris Mooney for Point of Inquiry


May 20, 2009

Is It Possible to 'De-radicalize' Terrorists?
U.S. psychologist: Israel should methods try successfully used by Egypt and Saudi Arabia

Yossi Melman for Haaretz

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August 12, 2003

Study of Bush's psyche touches a nerve

Julian Borger for The Guardian

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August 10, 2003

Theories Of Right Thinking

George Will for The Washington Post


August 4, 2003

Civilization: Conservatism on the couch

Lou Marano for UPI