The linked article is going to push some people’s buttons I imagine. I’m not sure I agree with everything that’s being said.
But I do agree that the tendency towards pushing happiness and positivity at all costs is intellectually dishonest. Real life is much more nuanced than that.
When Happiness is Immoral | Against the New Taboo | Big Think
We’re told to have a positive attitude; that love conquers all; that anger is unhelpful and hate unneeded. Evangelists of optimism would drown us in their toothy smiles and keep us as drones on the fr…