Originally posted by Dreine
If they did indeed have a weapon of this sort, why wouldn't they release it worldwide? Take religion completely out of the equation if/when the time for a one world governing body takes form and power.
It would likely also destroy patriotism. It's plausible that the same area of the brain that deals with spirituality also deals with patriotic feelings. Both are similar in many ways. One can even argue that patriotism is a second religion for many.
Patriotism is a necessary tool to control the masses. Even patriotism to a one world government. Without some type of patriotism, people would hold no allegiance to any government.
edit on 8-8-2012 by Kaploink because: (no reason given)