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The Definition of “Civilized” And How It Seems To Me That American Society Falls Short

 

I recently overheard someone say, “aren’t we so lucky to live in a civilized society?”

My critical mind decided to pick this one apart, because from my seat at the table, I fail to see many aspects of this American society as civilized.

Settle down, patriots.

Before you scroll down to the comments to verbally disparage my entire existence (which, by the way, is not very civilized), hear me out.

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