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Hidden Factors

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Jonathon Miller

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In the psyche, in society, in business and in world affairs there are hidden factors that affect us.

Unconscious elements significantly influence our thought, emotions and behavior. For example, unresolved trauma and fear can cause a preoccupation with personal issues and upsets, impairing one’s ability to complete plans and projects.

Secret knowledge has long been utilized for strategic purposes of gaining or maintaining control over people. Those who analyze and develop understanding of human nature may use this knowledge to help or to hinder others’ progress.

Where does the interest or drive for power arise? Separation thinking, doubt, fear, desire and greed are some of the dynamics of those who pursue dominance.

The ego function is that of organizing and delivering one’s project or presentation to be recognized. The level of recognition one achieves determines the degree of power. The ego of one in power can get out of hand in strategizing for greater control, as with one seeking power.

Maintaining power for an extended time often involves hidden methods of deception and manipulation, including propaganda. If those lose effectiveness brute force may be employed by some in charge who have little compassion for others.

In my philosophy, the purpose of life is learning and growing in wisdom, love and caring for others. We can heal and release our traumas and fears, detoxify, nourish ourselves, avoid sources of hypnotic manipulation, share knowledge and prepare together for protecting ourselves from the public poisons, while planning improvement of our world.