The psychology of the powerful

BBC News published an interesting article on the psychology of the powerful, among them our leaders in politics. It also covers what it takes for a brain to use and orchestrate a full intelligent machinery and what happens when that fails.

This suggests that a reminder of your own fallibility is necessary when you are a leader in any field.
— Professor Guy Claxton
The brain can feel empathy with another person's pain.

The brain can feel empathy with another person's pain.