1. Public discourse and political pressures in our most-modern era

    We humans do love to judge everything under the sun. Along with that comes all the labeling and divvying up so as to try to make sense of this world so far we're perceiving it. Humans also adore control and powe. When we cannot or will not focus on controlling ourselves we're extremely prone toward exerting control over others. Manifests in myriad ways.

    Humans are an ordering species -- it's what we do. We build and create and construct and redesign. Genetically inclined. We crave certainty ...