Monday 19, November 2012 by Steen Jakobsen

Why we need a crisis

The human mind does not accept changes easily. We are programmed to seek safety, stay inside the box and avoiding confrontations – basically to avoid any changes of habit in our thinking and actions. This is particularly the case on a political and societal level, not just for the individual. It’s this mentality that keeps us from engaging in a bold new course of action, even when things have clearly gone wrong.