Behind the News

Why are teens so miserable, and how that new new left doing?

Jamieson Webster, author of this article, examines what severe psychological distress among adolescents is telling us about American society, and Raina Lipsitz, author of The Rise of a New Left, looks at the history, personnel, and status of today’s radicalism.

photo: Paola Chaaya via Unsplash


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