Politics and Divorce: 7 Parallels in Our “Winner Take All” Decision-making

 ©2018 Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. Six years ago, my colleague Don Saposnek, Ph. D., and I wrote a book titled SPLITTING AMERICA. (1) The premise was that political polarization back then was increasingly like a high conflict divorce. Looking back, the situation is even worse now, with the federal government shutting down this year with […]

Splitting America Redux: Implications for Keeping our Kids Safe

Student Vigil for Parkland School Shooting* ©2018 Donald T. Saposnek, Ph.D. The Problem After 9/11, our lives changed, and our innocence was tainted. Individual freedoms which we previously took for granted were hijacked from us; we were scanned and patted-down at airports— eventually our belts and shoes had to come off. We felt afraid and […]