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The Guardian
37 mins | May 13, 2020

The power of crowds

From raves to revolutions, why are we so drawn to others? Even before the pandemic, mass gatherings were under threat from draconian laws and corporate seizure of public space. Despite that, history has shown how eradicating them in their entirety is a nearly impossible task. Dan Hancox, writing in the Guardian, shares this nostalgic piece on the comforting aspects of crowds.

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