I’m not angry with Washington D.C. The media and certain politicians are making a big deal of the anger with Washington or the Establishment. Perhaps I should be angry.
I am not the only one who isn’t angry. In looking at the chart above, only 25% of Americans are very angry. This is down from a high of 35% in 2008. 75% of Americans are not very angry. In late September of 2015, an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll found that 44 percent were angry at the political system they feel works only for wealthy and powerful insiders, instead of helping ordinary people to get ahead. Twenty-eight percent felt anxious and uncertain about their own economic situation. Twenty percent felt neither. Continue reading