I have a mathematical mind, so I like to perceive things in terms of numbers. And when my mind turns to politics, with all the facets and influences that come into the interactions of otherwise complete strangers, it all seems to resolve down to a single value.
That value is power. From its simplest, though perhaps least humble beginnings, our society has been built on increasingly abstract applications of power. Let me take you on a tour of its history.
A marvelous and, if I may say so, entirely true exposé on the development of power in our society, and the subsequent manifestation of distinct social classes.
An insightful post that rings true. There’s no way I’m not going to reblog this; this is the kind of post that people need to read.
Should Dirk get his own version of Horschestra? How many of you would actually want to hear that? I told myself I’d never touch that tune again but here I’d be willing to make an exception.
Heh, I was honestly expecting a version of Horschestra for Dirk after his intro page came out. So yeah, that’d be a neat thing to do.