Make Up Your Mind

Humans often act irrationally... but irrational behavior can be quite predictable. An MIT professor explains the forces that lead to irrational behavior. Also, a new novel about the constricted life of a Japanese princess. On States of the Union, former US Senator from Rhode Island Lincoln Chafee tells us what his state’s voters are thinking as they head into their primary on Tuesday. And on Underreported: new attempts to change the sentencing policies for crack versus powder cocaine.

Check out the latest in our Political Projections film series! On Tuesday, March 4, we'll talk about how Hollywood has showcased American cynicism about politics. You can watch the films we've chosen and weigh in on the conversation.