'Why we Hate?', created by Spielberg, investigates the origins of intolerance

Scene from the "Why we Hate?" series

Scene from the "Why we Hate?" series

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Since directing 'Schindler's List', the filmmaker has wanted to know the reasons that turn people into deadly enemies

The brain that makes us overeat and get fat is the same brain that is born programmed to hate those we understand as different. Five thousand years of civilization had no effect on our prehistoric mindsets: we still behave as if we lived in hunter-gatherer groups of no more than 150 members, and not in a global society of billions.

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