How does Brexit, Trump’s election, and the rise of nationalist populism affect your thoughts on the…
Chip Daniels
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I’d love to say it’s cognitive dissonance and the last strong fight before the world gives in and evolves. Vehement opposition to new, different ideas is often strongest right before someone changes their mind — it’s painful to wrestle with jettisoning long and strongly-held beliefs.

I suspect we aren’t quite that close to the shift yet and all those things are steps in the other direction and ground that needs to ultimately be recovered.

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