Americans Don’t Trust Our Institutions


Americans don’t trust institutions in general, according to a Gallup poll conducted last month. After last year’s Afghanistan humiliation, the military — previously highly trusted — took a big hit. Only 5% of people trust newspapers “a great deal” (that many?), and just 2% trust Congress. Nineteen percent trust the police, 15% trust the medical system, 11% trust large technology companies and so on… 

Linked from NY Post, July 28, 2022

Article by Glenn H. Reynolds

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