20th May 2024

Reply To: “12 Angry Men” (Year 2)

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Yeah, I agree, that was really impressive that he was able to stay true to himself, especially considering the judgement of others. What was very significant in my opinion was that it wasn’t that he was sure that the accused is innocent – so it was not about “What would you do if you were sure you were right and the others wrong?”. It was just him being unsure if they are right. It is so hard not to become a victim of group thinking when it happens. I think like when there are any controversial issues there are many unsure people, but the few that have strong opinions just make it impossible to voice concerns