It’s Hard To Run A Democracy If You’ve Been Raised By Authoritarian Parents

American families tend to model authoritarian government. Hmmm. Maybe it’s the other way around.

I’ve seen numerous stories of foreigners who say that they like Americans, they just don’t like what this country does to other countries. Despite how nice Americans can be in public, we can be really rough on our kids. When our kids fail to meet our expectations, we criticize them, we shame them, we punish them, and/or we ignore them. When our…