How to end America's politics of hate and polarization
America is in crisis — and it’s not just from the coronavirus that is plaguing our communities.
We are in the midst of an epidemic of hatred that has left most of us feeling hopeless and exhausted. There are social, cultural and racial explanations for our predicament. But evidence suggests that a feeling of economic humiliation, which manifests as fear and a politics devoid of empathy, is at the core of our divisions.
The American Dream is dying for the average worker, and the middle class is shrinking. At the...