Food For Thought: Divided…

23 March 2016

Damned liberals. Stinking conservatives. Republicans versus democrats. Leftists and rightists, revolutionaries and reactionaries.
So many words to describe people who have one common purpose: to survive and thrive, live free and in peace.

But the words do the work they were intended to do, having one end, to divide and conquer.

The phrase is attributed to Phillip of Macedonia around 350BC.  Read more about the phrase’s political implications, those who have cited it, and those who used the concept on the Divide and Conquer Wikipedia page. Then, apply what you have read the next time the media feeds you it’s propaganda.


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