Our planetary mind is a collection of every emotion and thought that has been experienced by all who have incarnated here. So not only are we directly influenced by all who have passed before us, we also influence those who follow. I believe this explains a lot. And it also makes me hopeful. Just as you change your life just by deciding to do so, you also affect the future of the planet. You can change the planetary mind.
Now before you start to argue with me about percentages (I saw this coming), there is a little discussed quality of exponential