Making us cowards

What has made us into cowards? Is it the prosperity with which we live and the many possessions which we enjoy? It seems that the way to control people is to frighten them and the greater the fear you can engender the more easily you can control people.

I fly quite a lot for my work. It is not a particularly pleasant experience – I would rather cross the ocean in a boat than on a plane but there is work that must be done and sometimes you have to use planes to get to do it. Continue reading