The Corrosive Notion Of ‘The Right People’

Both left and right leaning ideologies have versions of it and they are all equally harmful.

The tribalistic concept of ‘us versus them’ is appealing at an instinctive level. It resonates with our base fight or flight survival reflex and appears to make the world an appealingly simple place to understand. The people who are with us are the good guys and those who are against us are the bad…