Stephen Fry gives an answer to the question: What drives unconscious leadership? Why is the world led by incompetent leaders?
In short, complete ignorance breads confidence. Although the greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge, says Fry.
A funny yet profound video on the damaging effects of unconscious leadership. How it keeps the world in an illusion of fear, separateness, greed, pollution, and destruction. There is much more to say and know about it, for those who want to know.