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Tuesday, September 7, 2021
The Importance of Mythologies
In times of great crisis, mythologies can be more inspiring than history. The more unbelievable the story, the more believable it seems to the people who have become overwhelmingly nervous about the future. Mythologies might appear totally irrational in stable times, but when the times are bad, they are readily embraced by the people.