Stockholm syndrome is a serious affliction. It occurs when victims subjected to prolonged captive situations bond with their captors. What is so intriguing is that the victims suffering from this affliction will often stay bonded to their abusers and even try to help them avoid punishment for their abuse.
With 30% of the New Zealand population voting for a party which clearly does not have their best interest at heart is it time to ask if we have a kind of societal Stockholm syndrome afflicting our entire society?
Here is Journalist and Online TV host James Corbett arguing that this is indeed the case and how to overcome it!