<iframe title="Does Anyone Else Feel Like Everything Has Changed?" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/REId8lfmmhI?feature=oembed" height="113" width="200" style="aspect-ratio: 1.76991 / 1; width: 100%; height: 100%;" allowfullscreen="" allow="fullscreen"></iframe> **Duration:** 13:17 **Language:** **Complexity:** **Topics:** # šŸ“’ Personal Notes --- date: 2024-03-20 --- # YouTube ![]() ## Description: -> [Youtube video Link](https://www.youtube.com/embed/REId8lfmmhI) ## Summary: The video is about exploring the underlying issues facing modern society, focusing on how the internet, economic disparities, and a loss of collective memory are driving us towards a crisis. It uses insights from various authors and thinkers to discuss cycles of societal change, economic patterns, and our relationship with technology and the environment. ### Top 3 Key Points: - The theory of societal cycles suggests we are currently in a period of crisis, driven by a loss of collective memory of past hardships like the Great Depression and World War II. - There is a dangerous lack of knowledge (gnosis) about how the world works, especially in fields like agriculture and technology, leading to misconceptions and unsustainable practices. - Economic patterns, specifically the wealth disparity and rising populism, signal a potential shift in global power, echoing historical cycles of empire dominance and decline. ### Topics and Themes: - **Societal Cycles** - **Knowledge Gap** - **Economic Disparity**