Toxic Partisanship Disrupts Our Healthcare System

Join Jake Sandler in a discussion about how toxic partisanship disrupts the U.S. healthcare system. We define toxic partisanship as valuing political revenge over the well-being of people and valuing your political loyalties over the well-being of all. Once our country recovers from the COVID-19 crisis, we hope to see vast improvements to our healthcare … Continue reading Toxic Partisanship Disrupts Our Healthcare System

Racism, Retaliation and Othering

  Racist comments are damaging, so is othering the one who said it   I want to acknowledge that I am writing this from a place of privilege. I am a straight-white-man. That said, My father is Jewish and I’ve experienced limited discrimination from being subjected to anti-semitic comments and beliefs. By othering, I mean … Continue reading Racism, Retaliation and Othering

4 Things You Need to Know About Partisanship and Voting Behavior

Deep thinkers are more likely to be blind partisans There was a study done to determine which type of people are most likely to blindly follow whatever the leaders of their political party tell them. To start out they measured two things in each of the participants; how tribal you were, meaning how much you … Continue reading 4 Things You Need to Know About Partisanship and Voting Behavior