Zarko Paic

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27 October 2004

Overcoming the West?

Only when history is viewed from the perspective of apocalypse does ideology reach its climax.

Ideology is always only a means to other ends. This is why its resemblance to religion, as a surrogate mode of finding one’s way in a world lacking sure strongholds, is only fitting.

All the powerful ideologies of the 20 century, from communism and fascism and all forms fundamentalism or nationalism, are deeply permeated with religious or millennial fever, elaborates Zarko Paic.