Convenience Blaming

We live in the age of Convenience Blaming. When something bad happens we look to isolate the blame in order to push it as far away from ourselves as possible. War? The fault of politicians. Racism? The fault of easily identifiable racists.

Convenience blaming has always been a thing; we project that which we fear or loath about ourself on to others. When we fear commitment, we break up with our partner, telling them that they…