I'll be the first to admit I have no idea of the politics behind Brexit and the current marches in France. But seeing them in 30 second updates on the evening news does make me feel a bit better knowing we aren't the only country around with problems.
If the left stopped playing gender politics and allowed the courts and electorate decide on abortion then we might have what amounted to an opposition.
I would recommend reading Arthur C. Brooks, "Love Your Enemeis: How Decent People Can Save America from the Culture of Contempt." You can listen/watch a lecture of his here: https://calvin.edu/directory/series/arthur-brookswww.thepulpitandthepen.com
I'll check it out at the weekend.
I have had it with ALL the government "officials" and all the extremists (on both ends of the spectrum). 3:13ish in the video is brilliant! The problem ringing around the world. GAHHHHHHHHHHH!
Ohh I know. All the stuff is getting to me, a bit. The number of times in the last 10 years that I've had my hands open in front of me describing uneven circles like I'm trying to weigh something. And there being noting to grip.