Tag Archive: Divided America

Obama Never Tried to Bridge the Divide


Last night, President Obama delivered his final State of the Union address. In it, he expressed personal discontent with the years of national polarization that have accompanied his tenure in office. He admitted that the situation is worse now than how he’d found it back 2008. “It’s one of the few regrets of my presidency…

What Would Another Attack Do To This Country?


How would the American people react to another major attack on our country? The conventional wisdom is that we would all put aside our differences and rally around our country’s leadership, like we did after 9/11. At least, that’s the consensus that news analysts come to whenever the topic arises in panel discussions. It’s a…