This explains 98% of politics (and the rest of life, too)
I experienced a huge a-ha moment when I understood the structure and flow of the drama triangle.
There are two fundamental positions we can take in life: we can either be inside the drama triangle, and waste all of our life energy on pointless drama, or we can stand outside it as powerful creators, focused on molding our lives to be the way we want them to be.
What’s the drama triangle, you ask? Also known as the Karpman Drama Triangle, the idea comes from family therapy, transactional analys…