There was no Golden Age- Nostalgia, Fake News, and Demagogy

British victory at Lagos in 1759, the 'Annus Mirabilis'. Source: Wikimedia Commons

Few people are immune to the allure of nostalgia, the classic desire to return to more innocent childhood days, times when things were simpler and more certain. Its effect is felt across cultures and generations. Ever since we supposedly left the Garden of Eden, humans have been trying to find it again; the allure of… Continue Reading ➤