The Atlantic is probably one most dangerous publications in the United States at this dangerous moment in history.
This piece, by George Packer, is a perfect example of the rank nonsense publications like The Atlantic pumps into the American media landscape.
To understand American media, you have to remember that virtually all American media aside is funded through subscriptions and/or advertising.
The business model of any American news organization depends on churning out eyeball attracting content. There are few exceptions — writers…