This is the likely conclusion if you apply the 13th director of CIA rule to assess our state of affairs now.
How can you persuade the unwilling?
The politicization of everything, a one-way road to dissolution and collapse for Western societies now.
A Bosnian psychologist named Vito Zepinic explained a few years ago that “the vulnerable self-structure of traumatized individuals” leads to “difficulties in self-regulation (self-esteem maintenance, lower tolerance levels, and the sense of self-discontinuity)” and “frequent upsurges of anxiety/fear, depression, and specific fears or phobias regarding the external world…”
Those for whom non-voting is a conscious statement of protest, when reveal they are abstentionists on a matter of principle, usually get a preprogrammed reply: “If you don’t vote, you don’t have a right to complain.” Is that statement true? Why don’t they get some show of curiosity about the philosophical basis of their stance, instead?