- Nov 8, 2009
- Reaction score
- USDA Zone 3b/4a
Fear and insecurity change how people think and act. If someone believes there is danger, their brain will hold ontowhile there may be some attempts and conspiracies to destroy things i suspect it is a vast minority of events.
Info that confirms it and "forget" any contradictory information. Great survival tactic for cavemen, but causes all kinds of problems in developed nations.
An amount of caution is beneficial, such as motivating people to be self sufficient. But too much fear or insecurity makes the wheels fall off the cognitive bus. Fact checking is a good way to cope. Mindfulness and taking regular breaks from media too.