Yes—and no. They see all life in their own image. Let the “weak” die; there are too many people here anyway. Let the “fit” survive. And let only the minimum number of humans necessary to serve the masters remain to carry out distasteful, lowly tasks that robots and cyborgs cannot yet perform satisfactorily.
To them, Money is God. Those who are wealthy are godly; everyone else deserves what they get from the hands of the righteous.
Really. That’s how they see it. The policies all make perfect sense when you understand how they see the world.
And it makes no sense to imagine that people in this state of organization will be moved by common decency, or even (what appears to those moving within a different paradigm to be) common sense.
The riddle people this far gone with Narcissistic Zombie Flu pose us all: what do we do now?
Modernist political and social thought has no effective way of diagnosing this problem; therefore, it offers no effective treatment.
Moderns are going to have to go beyond what we think we already know to meet the challenges we face today.
It’s a “back to the future” moment. For indigenous and other older modes of understanding ourselves and the world offer proper diagnosis and treatment.
Will modern mental supremacists take the medicine—before it’s too late? Tune in to the next episode of As The Earth Turns!