I am not sure if You are Aware of this anecdote, however Allow Me to Inform:
Boiling Frog Syndrome – The concept of placing a frog in water, and slowly raising the temperature until the frog is cooked to death
The above Theory has been widely used as a metaphor for years (approx. since 1869)
It is in My opinion where Humanity is headed, and has been for a long time.
Take for example the video below:
We HONESTLY Need to get Our heads out of the sand, and realize what is happening around Us, day in and day out!!!