ORIENTERING 22. FEBRUARY 1969
: Report from Iron Mountain is a scary satire that hits American social sciences and the armaments industry. The research report is a fictional document that shows what would happen if peace broke out, and concludes in a sober scientific language that war is a necessity for our social system. In this way, the book – which has now been published in Norwegian as Fakkel-bok fra Gyldendal – can also be read as a shocking revelation of habitual thinking and war preparations. The Danish author Carl Scharnberg chooses to read the book as an authentic and serious document and gives in this article a summary of the «research results».
War is an indispensable necessity for preserving the social structure. War provides the only reliable system to stabilize and control. . . Dear reader. Create / open your free reader account with your email above to read on.
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