Me vs You, Us vs Them

And why I’m better than You

Woman smiling. Blue eye makeup.
Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

My friend David had a term for it: he called it “The increasing Balkanization of society.”

It’s a practice that used to happen on a continental basis, but now it’s happening on national, state, city, and even community levels.

Consider:

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Robyn Sinéad Sheppard

Robyn Sinéad Sheppard

I used to be disgusted; now I'm just amused. In 5 years of being in the Medium Partner Program, I've made all of $22.47. But I still persist.