Bradley Kreit

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Bradley Kreit is a graduate student in Anthropology at the University of California, San Diego.

Fool’s Paradise: The Unreal World of Pop Psychology by Stewart Justman

Imagine, for a second, that instead of claiming the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, the Declaration of Independence promised happiness itself, whatever that might be, as a guaranteed right. In a sense, that subtle shift in language would be a promise of utopia—you will be happy—where the burdens and difficulties of life simply melt away.