Do Your Job: What Zombies Can Teach Us About Crisis Response
“Zombies are a great way to teach people about pandemics. There is something called the ego defense mechanism…. If your brain encounters something that’s too scary, you instinctively pull away to protect your sanity—that’s just human psychology,” says Max Brooks, author of World War Z and senior fellow at the Modern War Institute.
Today in his GSX+ address, Brooks will offer insights into U.S. national security gaps and how to begin turning things around.