Yes we are in the middle of a clash between paradigms. It’s a tug of war between ideologies. Most people don’t recognize it because it’s been going on for so long. Learning to recognize and handle this conflict is a necessary skill in our modern world.
“The mind needs exercise as much as the body.” — John Morgan
Everyone thinks they are open-minded. A lot people fancy themselves Freethinkers. What is a Freethinker? See if you are, or if you can get there.