The following very well written essay addresses the influence mob mentality has on politics and government policy making. If the mob, or the simple majority rules, above and beyond reason, the end result is at best, bad laws, at worst, totalitarianism and fascism. This has been proven time after time throughout human history. The author and historian of the following article (Victor David Hanson) explains and illustrates this clearly.
What is of particular interest to me, and the central issue of this blog, is how mob mentality has been used and abused in creating and perpetuating the myth of man-caused global warming. I include an excerpt from the following article, which can be found here in its entirety.
Read the entire article please. The manner in which the liberal left has harnessed mob mentality and manipulated the "masses" would make the Nazi Germans envious. They are using this same group psychology in an effort to control every aspect of our lives. Man-made global warming is just one symptom of the disease the liberal left is spreading throughout America and the world.
Beware of the Mob
March 25, 2012 - 11:31 am