I'd like to offer a slight adjustment to something @DaveRubin often says:
One road to hell is paved with good intentions.
Another road to hell is paved with eggshells.
I've seen lots of posts about Bari Weiss today, and for good reason. Most are spot-on, so I won't bore you by regurgitating what most us already know. Here's something for you to consider, as it's the lens with which I'm viewing this latest example of "TheBari in the coalmine," if you will. If you consider nothing else I say, consider this:
Is it possible that one explanation for the simmering sense of chaos, anxiety, and unease many of us are experiencing right now is that portion of society is (often unwittingly) functioning on a macro-level as an emotionally abusive partner to the rest of society? Could we all be experiencing varying degrees of an abusive environment?
I just completed the first in a video series where I'll be examining this, but one thing I talk about is how abusers create an ...