"The U.S. Is Suffering from Toxic Polarization. That's Arguably a Good Thing" Peter Coleman in Scientific American
Research shows that division, racism and inequality, exacerbated by a pandemic, can shock our system into reconciliation
The U.S. is in shock. The extraordinary confluence of a terribly managed pandemic, severe economic paralysis, egregious incidents of racial injustice, and runaway political polarization that culminated in a lethal attack on our nation’s capital has profoundly destabilized the nation.