These are 2 intellectual and cultural movements that originated from continental Europe. Their rhetoric promises either spiritual salvation or material salvation. Both promise these things in bulk to masses of people and both have been a disaster in terms of individual rights, democracy, rule of law and private property.
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.