The growing division between those who support tyranny and those who defy it is becoming very clear. But we seldom stop to ask the question of why people embrace these viewpoints. Brandon Smith has a fascinating take on what motivates some individuals to seek control over the people around them and others who simply wish to be left alone.
If you find yourself feeling demoralized lately, you are certainly not alone. The way out of this swamp of demoralization starts with reclaiming your own life. Allan Stevo has some excellent advice on how to separate yourself from the things that are demoralizing you.