America is living through stressful times.
According to the American Psychological Association, a majority of people from each generation would agree that their country is at a low point looking back on their lifetime experience.
As Statista's Dyfed Loesche notes, this even applies to the generation of the over 72-year olds who witnessed such devastating events as the Japanese Attack on Pearl Habor and the ensuing Second World War.
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Of all generations, it’s the Xers who are most pessimistic about this time and age, according to the findings published in the report State of our Nation from November 2017.