The Power Of A Myth
Last updated 7/29/2020 at 4:12pm
Over the decades, since the end of World War II, scholars from every branch of science and philosophy have sought to understand how the German Enlightenment failed to prevent the rise of Nazism. How could a civilized human being who loved the music of Bach and the poetry of Goethe engage in genocide?
The answer lies in a myth known as “race worship.” This myth has its origins in the distant past yet it rears its ugly head even in today’s world.
Like all myths, race worship is founded on deep instinctual and emotional needs and wants. There is no scientific evidence that proves one...