Boomeritis: a video montage of this post-modernism “disease”, narrated by What Is Enlightenment? magazine’s Tom Huston, from a retreat with Andrew Cohen Boomeritis, a term coined by philosopher Ken Wilber, describes a curious condition afflicting the baby boom generation. In short, “high cognitive pluralism mixed with low emotional narcissism.” AKA: a smart, progressive person with a big ego.
It’s a disease that began infecting human beings during the sixties revolution, when millions of rebellious American and European teens, took full advantage of the rights and freedoms afforded them by Western society and explored the entire spectrum of their egoic autonomy. Busting through every limitation, subverting every authority, and ingesting every psychedelic dru