Why demographic change can be anxiety provoking

When new people show up (e.g. immigrants), they ask questions and “make demands”. “What had gone unnoticed by those with power in one era was unacceptable to those gaining power in another.” 1. New comers challenge orthodoxy, which challenges power dynamics.


Klein, E. Why We’re Polarized. (Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster, 2020).

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