Political decentralization could be the key to addressing today's identity-driven polarization.
The concept of returning to virtue here exactly describes my intention with my newsletter. My newsletter aims to get Americans back on the same page politically by exposing how they’re being manipulated by algorithms, news outlets and their own pride. Here is an overview: https://open.substack.com/pub/polarnewsusa/p/an-antidote-to-political-polarization?r=1bl9lv&utm_medium=ios&utm_campaign=post
I also see that government decentralization is entirely beneficial to serve a diverse country! My focus is on the modern effects of citizens’ online presence and how that pushes polarization.
Wokers will never agree to appeals for “civic virtue.” They’ll say that any such virtues are but tricks of the WASP patriarchy to dominate politics. Instead, they’ll seek to impose their “values.”