Why is Politics Constantly in a State of Anger?

I don’t believe having angry conversations is the best way to develop good ideas or good policies. So why is politics always so angry? We need politicians who inspire and motivate us with positivity. Watch this video for my full explanation and see what you think.

“Stephen Fry pronounces the death of classical liberalism: ‘We are irrelevant and outdated bystanders’” , by Stephanie Convey, The Guardian, November 5, 2018
https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2018/nov/05/stephen-fry-pronounces-the-death-of-classical-liberalism-we-are-irrelevant-and-outdated-bystanders

“The End of Identity Liberalism”, by Mark Lilla, The New York Times, November 20, 2016
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/20/opinion/sunday/the-end-of-identity-liberalism.html

“These voters are done with politics”, by Sabrina Tavernise, The New York Times, November 18, 2018
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/17/sunday-review/elections-partisanship-exhausted-majority.html

“3 Mind-Limbering Exercises for the Politically Inflexible”, Oprah Magazine, April 27, 2018
http://www.oprah.com/inspiration/how-to-stay-open-minded-in-a-political-conversation

“To think critically, you have to be both analytical and motivated” by John Timmer, Arstechnica, November 15, 2017
https://arstechnica.com/science/2017/11/to-think-critically-you-have-to-be-both-analytical-and-motivated/

Civil Politics http://www.civilpolitics.org/

The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided By Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt, New York: Pantheon Books, 2012
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Righteous_Mind

Chapter II (Of the Liberty of Thought in Discussion), of On Liberty by John Stewart Mill, 1859
https://socialsciences.mcmaster.ca/econ/ugcm/3ll3/mill/liberty.pdf


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