Ideology & Intellectual Slave-Holders

Belief systems and worldviews that are grounded in ideology, lacking even the slightest tinge of malleability, are fatally brittle. Because every ideology has multiple fundamental assumptions about what reality is AND what reality should be, evidence or ideas that contradict these sacred assumptions must suppressed by the ideology’s adherents so they don’t go insane from [...]

When Ideology Makes You A Slave (and REALLY dumb too) – Pt. 1

Ideology perpetuates itself at the expense of its host organisms. Many people around the world have belief systems that resemble a fragile house of cards.A belief system consists of interconnected and interdependent ideologies, conceptual frameworks and philosophies. The more interconnected, and the more interdependent the components of a person's belief system are, the more difficult [...]