Tribal warfare and the nature of man Politics is tribal warfare. It's ancient hatred between folks who don't even speak the same language.
There's no remedy. Tribes have brought safety to man and so continue to this day. Tribes are anthropological. We join the various tribes unknowingly when trying to sort out who we are. It simplifies things. Tribal identification is thus very natural. (Note that capitalism or market trading is also anthropological. Cave men traded goods as needed and no doubt for sex. In a sense we still do that today.) Note that the nature of the split is also historically the same. There were liberals and conservatives in the time of Caesar's senate. Pretty much like today. Roger Clough, rclo...@verizon.net 11/5/2012 "Forever is a long time, especially near the end." -Woody Allen -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.