I am learning a lot from the rich and erudite book written by the late David Graeber, entitled Debt: The First 5,000 Years. You might even say I owe quite a bit to this book!
Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha!
Oh, you'd like to know what I'm learning from this dense, thorough, anthropologically oriented book on the history and meaning of debt?
Oooooh. Good question! And well put. I'd super like to know the answer too!
How about this:
The more a culture believes in all their own crap, the more people get hurt.