“Groups feel drained and not as drained.”
“Burn out is a real things. The people who need the most empathy can often feel the most shut out of receiving it”
“Remember to love yourself too and let others feel your pain.”
“The ‘we’ only includes those who were fully enfranchised for American history.
“Indigenous people, people of color, slavery – that’s a divided quality. No this isn’t unprecedented.
“There’s viciousness and brutality in American history. It’s a through line.
“And then I still say yes, we are in a new time. It is a new moment. I would love to say historians have wisdom to offer beyond holy crap.”