Philosophy Time: Are We Doomed to Repeat History?

Certain events keep happening, a new civil rights movement is going on. In 1929 we deregulated a market and did not tax the rich enough and we had a market and economic crash. Fast forward, we are having a lot of the same problems. Are we doomed to repeat the same mistakes? Are we programmed to repeat or learn? I think we will learn.

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2 thoughts on “Philosophy Time: Are We Doomed to Repeat History?

  1. I think that what we usually learn is how to stop what just happened so that it won’t happen again. However, greedy and/or corrupt people always manage to find a new way to recreate the problem.

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