The Divided States of America

Josephcodsi
2 min readNov 21, 2022

The name, “The United States of America” has become a misnomer. Today America is as much united as she is divided.

This is nothing new. The Civil War showed how deeply America was divided. Today the logic of civil war has come back. We do not see eye to eye on many important things and we are becoming increasingly intolerant of those who disagree with us. We worship different gods, and our gods call for an American form of Jihad.

Our states are at war. Some are at war with the federal government; others are at war with other states. Our two parties are…

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Josephcodsi

Born in Syria. Grew up in Lebanon. Spent 18 years in the Jesuit Order. Quit and got married. Retired in Seattle.