Collective Propaganda provides the essential historical framework for how collective societies are manipulated by a small opulent minority.
Conflict conformity is a factor of elite political manipulation. The culture of the masses has been historically about perception management and control.
The cornerstone of graduate school is marked by the intense personal research which entails a thesis or dissertation. It comes as no surprise in a collectivized society, that academia would also serve to reinforce principles which govern social control and maintenance of the establishment via graduate mentors, advisors and supervisors who oversee, approve and ultimately censor what research topics are accepted and published.
Krishnamurti expresses sentiments which celebrate the sovereign individual beyond the illusion of organized politics and religion.