I am full of rage and frustration. My jaw hurts from how hard I've been clenching my teeth this week. I told my husband that I couldn't even vent to him because it's not like it matters. Nothing matters because nothing is going to happen.
Anne Helen Peterson eloquently explains why this feels so bad. It's designed to. We no longer live in a true representative democracy.
Nothing is going to change.
That is why the hurt goes so deep.