We are living in a world of contradiction, a time of conflicting ideas and values, when every argument has a swift counter argument that makes equal sense. And these conflicting arguments can be made by the very same person and on the very same day, each arousing a passionate response from the very same group of people. And everyone is screaming. Why are they screaming? Why do they appear to be screaming about one thing one minute and only a minute later will scream about the very opposite thing?
America is a leader in just about everything. That’s what we are told and that’s what we think, whether it’s true or not. Let’s start with an example from mental health.