Protecting my consciousness…(excerpt.. recent readings)
It is insidious—like an invisible, odorless, poisonous gas—and it seeps into our consciousness. Because we may not see propaganda for what it is, behavior specialist Vance Packard observed: “Many of us are being influenced and manipulated—far more than we realize.” Under its influence, says one scholar, men and women have been “quite easily led into the most preposterously dangerous behaviour”—such as ‘genocide, war, racist hysteria, religious intolerance and many other forms of irrational behaviour.’—Easily Led—A History of Propaganda.
Questions for Considerations:
How do i protect my consciousness? (from the invisible & odorless)…(my compassion compass?!)
what is seeping into my consciousness?!
am i under the influence of propaganda…even slightly?
3/24/17 @ 9:53 p.m. …perhaps more on this later…