Moses told the people that it was urgently necessary for them to remember the past. We live in a time when we have been working to create a mass amnesia on the part of peoples. We want to destroy their memory. In Europe, as in the United States, education has turned from the teaching of history to various social studies. And with each year each new text book, the historical content gives way to teaching certain social attitudes, so that people have very little knowledge of the past.