A monopoly is never a natural phenomenon in a "Darwinian" sense.
I also am cognizant of how phrases like "collective consciousness" and "new age" are Change Agent talking points. You might want to watch out for accidental parroting.
The Darwins sure were scummy, though. Buddies with the Huxleys, which led to Esalen and the "New Age" scam.
Robert Thurman, too. S-c-u-m-m-y.