No one knows who erected the Georgia Guidestones in 1980. The Stonehenge-like monument is inscribed with 10 guidelines in eight languages:
- Maintain humanity under 500,000,000 in perpetual balance with nature.
- Guide reproduction wisely — improving fitness and diversity.
- Unite humanity with a living new language.
- Rule passion — faith — tradition — and all things with tempered reason.
- Protect people and nations with fair laws and just courts.
- Let all nations rule internally resolving external disputes in a world court.
- Avoid petty laws and useless officials.
- Balance personal rights with social duties.
- Prize truth — beauty — love — seeking harmony with the infinite.
- Be not a cancer on the earth — Leave room for nature — Leave room for nature.
YouTuber Tom Scott paid the Guidestones a visit.
Just what we needed, said exactly no one.
* whether they deserve one or not
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