What have rioting young people to teach us about alienation?

Normally on Wednesdays I aim to write about ego characteristics, the self that we think we are. Yet as I write my country has seen a major outbreak of rioting in city centres, perhaps of the kind last witnessed in France in 2005. What has all this possibly got to do with ego? It is especially hard to write about people who have taken part when I know so little about them and what drives their behaviour. Already there‚Äôs masses to read about on this in any case. See for example this article on the psychology of riots . What … Read more