Why Are Americans So Apathetic? (And what can be done about it?)

Author: Lisa ArbercheskiJune 13, 2014
Tags:abuse, aggression, americans, apathetic, corbett, Drones, government, helplessness, illegal, learned, public, report, so, spying, wars, why

The Corbett Report presents: The BFP Roundtable takes on the public apathy surrounding the illegal wars of aggression, extrajudicial drone assassinations, illegal warrantless wiretapping, and other outrages of our era. Why is the public so passive in the face of such abuses? Does it reflect learned helplessness, and if so what can be done about it? Find out more in this must-see BFP Roundtable discussion.

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