Idiologies, Originally Posted 08/07/2016

Ideologies are Dangerous

Ideologies are simplistic.

Ideologies are absolute.

Ideologies are authoritarian.

Ideologies are separative.

Ideologies are delusive.

Ideologies increase fear.

Ideologies displace morality.

Ideologies are usually wrong.

Ideologies are linear and unsustainable.

Ideologies are reactive. They get their power from opposing something.

Ideologies steal power from individuals, by distorting their view of reality and interfering with their ability to choose. Belief in an ideology is a dangerous addiction, that addles and distorts cognitive processes.

When individuals allow ideologies to interfere with learning, they sacrifice the integrity of their being.

Humans have not developed sustainable ethics and systems because we depend on competing ideologies: instead of moral integrity.