Book Discussion on Destroying the World to Save It

Mr. Lifton talked about his book Destroying the World to Save It: Aum Shinrikyo, Apocalyptic Violence and the New Global Terrorism,… read more

Mr. Lifton talked about his book Destroying the World to Save It: Aum Shinrikyo, Apocalyptic Violence and the New Global Terrorism, published by Metropolitan Books. The book examines the history and psychology of the Aum Shinrikyo cult that released nerve gas in a Tokyo subway in 1995. After his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Destroying the World to Save It

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153198-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 1999
Last Aired:
Nov 15, 1999

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  • Nov 13, 1999 | 9:53am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 14, 1999 | 2:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 15, 1999 | 6:56am EST | C-SPAN 2
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