The Limitations of our Humanity

(Thoughts without corroborating empirical references)

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The core of what makes us human is our need for belonging. It is our greatest strength and, at the same time, our greatest weakness.

Since we first walked this earth, we have given our allegiance, to family, friends, and tribe. When we keep these objectives within our eyesight, within our control, we are at our strongest. Mostly…