What Makes Groups Turn On Their Leaders?

(Sarah Hawk) #1

Originally published at: https://www.feverbee.com/revolt/
Think of any power structure where a leader sits on the top. The leader rules for as long as her rule is considered legitimate. That word, legitimacy, can mean many different things. The earliest forms were divinity. Those that ruled connected themselves to divinity. Legitimacy can also come from power (physical), wisdom (age), skill (meritocracy) or popularity (democracy). Legitimacy…

(Richard Millington) #2

Do all these posts show up as from you @HAWK ?

I feel like you’re stealing my identity!

Expect war.

(Sarah Hawk) #3

Let’s just call it an upgrade. :wink:

(Richard Millington) #4

Expect a reckoning.

(Sarah Hawk) #5

I’m happy to fight to the death, but let’s just wait until after the next article publishes.