One and the Same
For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf, and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.
- Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936)
Friends Among Us (2020) by Philosopher Daniel Sanderson
One and the Same
Inspired by Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936)'s quote, "For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf, and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.". The titled responsion is...
The idea of coordinated effort alludes to a cycle by which people profit by the gathering. It doesn't really imply that the gathering profits by the commitments of every person. There is something else entirely to this than that. In this article I will discuss why the gathering advantages and how the gathering can profit by the activities of every person.
It is significant for every individual from the gathering to contribute their thoughts and encounters to the gathering. This allows the gathering to enhance their own thoughts and to help each other with issues they are having in their lives. The way toward cooperating towards shared objectives constructs kinship and a feeling of having a place.
As the individuals from the gathering assemble their insight and capabilities, they become important individuals from the gathering. The gathering cooperates in light of the fact that they are completely inspired by very similar things. The gathering is additionally ready to draw on the experience and intelligence of every individual part. The gathering has a higher potential to accomplish its objectives in light of its more grounded capacity to learn and to cooperate.
One of the significant preferences of being in a gathering is that there are regularly different individuals from the gathering who are similarly as inspired by the gathering as you seem to be. These individuals might be your rivals, and that may even be acceptable. Then again, in the event that you don't have any opposition in the gathering, you can be companions with every other person unafraid of being surpassed. This permits the gathering to cooperate towards a shared objective. A shared objective is a more noteworthy motivator for every individual to keep on taking an interest in the gathering.
A gathering is bound to succeed when every individual from the gathering is persuaded to make upgrades. You would prefer not to put off accomplishing something since you don't have the foggiest idea how to begin. On the off chance that you have no heading in your life, you have to discover it and figure out how to make changes.
You likewise need to discover others to work with in the gathering. Some of the time you are in an ideal situation figuring out how to manage a gathering of one than you are with a gathering of a few. You will have more people who can support you in the event that they are working with other people who have some aptitude in the zone.
The gathering ought to have some type of dynamic power. Be that as it may, this dynamic position needs to mirror the perspectives on all the people in the gathering. On the off chance that one part concludes something doesn't work, there need not be any discipline.
At the point when a gathering decides, all the individuals from the gathering have a chance to communicate their perspectives and to decide on a similar subject. In the event that there is an agreement, the dominant part wins.
A gathering requires time so as to learn new data. So as to get the most profit by the gathering, the individuals from the gathering need to remain together and be associated with the gathering for a significant stretch of time. On the off chance that you work with your gathering each day, you are probably going to learn considerably more about the theme than if you just invest energy with it once per year or thereabouts. Regardless of whether you are doing exercises that are identified with the subject, remaining together and partaking with the gathering will guarantee you are not passing up a lot of data.
In the event that a gathering isn't developing, it might be an indication that the individuals in it are not being included enough with the gathering. The individuals may not be getting along and imparting successfully.
The gathering ought to take into account a wide assortment of sentiments. This permits every person to be presented to various perspectives.
The gathering ought to have an unmistakable plan that all the individuals are answerable for following. It might be useful if the gathering follows a particular arrangement and is set up with the goal that the individuals recognize what the objectives of the gathering are. This permits everybody to have something to do with the bearing the gathering goes.
Inspired by Winston Churchill (1874-1965)'s quote, "History is written by the victors". The titled responsion is, "Her Story?" What follows is subject to interpretation. What are your thoughts?
Many people believe that the events of history are the result of the actions of the winners, and nothing else. The reality is, history is written by everyone, not only the winners. It is true that many times in history, governmental and private agendas have sought to erase other historical interpretations that did not fully support the desires of those at the top. But this point is equally true for every aspect of our modern world.
For example, during the Cold War, the United States government sought to prevent any criticism of their actions by those that the victors had previously conquered, including their human rights abuses. They even went so far as to remove documents from the United States Library system which reflected these past wrong doings. In many instances, the United States was successful in preventing people from reading history. The victors did not want to share their mistakes with future generations, but this did not stop them from trying to control the narrative.
We see this same pattern in the history books and the movies; we read about the victor's perspective and forget that the victor has written the history. The victors are the ones who write the history. If you want to know how history is written, just take a look at what happened at the University of Michigan.
A decade ago, Michigan students demanded that the University of Michigan History Department stops teaching classes which taught a view of history which was "white" and which did not reflect the experiences of other groups that occupied the nation. Students were upset that the university's courses did not accurately represent the experiences of the native Americans or the Black Americans who lived in the Michigan State. When the university resisted by calling the demand an act of intolerance, students took matters into their own hands.
The students of Michigan called on other students to create white history books to teach about the achievements of white people in the past. These books were then given to the class of graduating seniors. This act of rebellion was actually successful because many professors refused to give out the white history book to any of the graduates who signed up to take the class.
Because the school had chosen to teach a white perspective, they fell into the trap of reinforcing the victor's view. This in turn made the University of Michigan History Department looks bad and created a lot of controversy. There were people who felt that the school was trying to teach a white view of history. These individuals began calling on the students to write their faculty members to call on the University to fire the professor who was teaching the class, because of his inability to deal with the situation.
While the story of this particular faculty member has gone viral on the Internet, there was a time when people thought that they were actually trying to hide something. It became clear that the professor was right, and he would likely be fired if he was not fired. The problem with this scenario was that he was teaching history. The University of Michigan History Department did not take this as a sign that it was okay for him to teach the black perspective of history.
The professor, a former president of the American Historical Association, told those who complained about his teaching that his teaching methods were not racist because the United States was founded on a mix of white and black people. He pointed out that President Andrew Jackson had been a slave owner but was elected to the office because he helped the African American community. His views are still respected, and he continues to teach history at the University of Michigan.