Desensitized and Dispirited

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In the last few days it seems that people around me are exhibiting a sort of exhaustion about the news coming from the United States. It has been so shocking, so disturbing this autumn, with emotions running high in response to President Donald Trump’s escalating foreign policy rhetoric and disgraceful performance, that at some point people just start to tune out and double-down on their mindfulness exercises.
Original languageEnglish
JournalElsevier Weekblad
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2017


  • U.S. Foreign Policy
  • Donald J. Trump

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