25 June 2007

Memory

"The first step in liquidating a people is to erase its memory. Destroy its books, its culture, its history. Then have somebody write new books, manufacture a new culture, invent a new history. Before long the nation will begin to forget what it is and what it was."
~ Milan Kundera

1 comment:

Lawrence Underwood said...

Yup. For whatever reason our nation forgets that this strategem exists and is being implemented at a furious pace.