Joyce Carol Oates (@JoyceCarolOates): if you read this thoughtful & informative article through to the end, you will see why "public policies" are a necessity, whether health-oriented [like vaccinations, mask-wearing] or safety-oriented [building codes, flood insurance]. these cannot be "personal choices."

Louis Flores :mask: (@maslowsneeds): @JoyceCarolOates Exactly.

The Dark Side of the Self-Help Movement : Motivation and positivity are crucial to personal success but toxic as a guide to public policy.