This has been bothering me for a while. I'd like to be able to say, "yeah, that really was awful" to my friends and nation without falling into some political movement that I have no sympathy for. https://hearthroseramblings.com/2020/07/09/expressing-social-emotion/
Expressing Social EmotionWe need common references to social emotions to function successfully as a culture. This is problematic in a melting pot country like our own – we don’t know how to communicate ...