We are living in an unheralded time of peace and plenty – the data show the human race has made a quantum leap in that regard – but everybody is angry.
Americans are Angry and Want Radical Change
The percent of Americans who think the country is going in the wrong direction has averaged 68% since 2005. Similarly, two-thirds of all 2016 voters thought America needed “radical change.” At the height of his popularity, Bernie Sanders, promising a revolution, polled favorably with 60% of America’s voters. Donald Trump campaigned and won on a platform of turning Washington upside down. Read more