For the last several years, I have felt perplexed at the “dumb down” of the world’s consciousness. The deeper, richer aspects of life appear to have been pushed away by the “white coated” scientific mentality. Rational thinking has produced global warming, war, weapons, drugs (both legal and illegal) and many other nefarious items all in opposition to art, music, culture and the general pursuit of our spiritual selves.
This article is one of the best at explaining where we are at and how we got there. I hope you can take the time to read it.