Fear in America — Part 2

How We Address Our Collective Fears During the Next Decade Could Decide Our Nation’s Fate

In Part One of this essay I noted, first, that the American people have historically exhibited great bravery, and second, that fear seems to be more prevalent among Americans now than in the past. I now wish to discuss more specifically the kinds of fears that seem most evident in our nation today.

Turning again to the 2019 edition of the Chapman University Survey of American Fears, cited in Part 1, here are the…