one of the candidates for president in Germany said somthing simular.
She said that we have a culture of nominal members. People don’t re-think things.
That is the reason why the 3. Reich could happen and also it explains the current crisis.
..amazing how we can go from an era of too many Indians and not enough chiefs to exactly the opposite..I suppose that if we had a leader or two that made some decisons that weren’t soley for the benefit of who was paying them, we might regain some confidence in our leadership. But for right now; its everyman for himself!