Evil Charisma: Osama Bin Laden, Hitler and Manson Had It

How did Osama bin Laden get hundreds of young recruits to strap bombs to their bodies and persuade well-educated men to fly suicide planes like missiles through the World Trade Center and the Pentagon? Three days after the death of the world's most notorious terrorist, it's useful to ask how some humans have the capacity to spur others into action, especially when it results in the deaths of thousands of innocents. "I viewed him as a charismatic figure," said former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean,...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.