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Leaving the Progressive Movement – An Interview with Karlyn Borysenko – Episode 510

On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, we are joined by Dr. Karlyn Borysenko. Karlyn has been a lifelong Democrat but has recently begun to rethink some of here political stances. Her transformation has gained national attention.

They kick off today’s show by discussing Karlyn’s background and her political views. They discuss some of the things that pushed her to rethink her political affiliation. Karlyn explains why she has not made the full switch to the Republican party but continues to be pushed closer toward it by those she formerly aligned with.

They finish the show with the psychology behind Trump derangement syndrome and how it is something that that is truly concerning. Karlyn compares how accepting Republicans were of her when she attended a Trump rally, compared to a Democratic event she had attended. They also discuss how those on the right are typically happier than their liberal counterparts.


More about Karlyn Borysenko:

Dr. Karlyn Borysenko is the founder of Zen Workplace, as well as the Chief Science Officer of RallyBright, and works with teams all over the world to build better work experiences. An organizational psychologist and executive/performance coach, she is a leader in integrating mindfulness strategies at work to increase productivity and creativity, reduce stress, and create better work experiences. She is based in the greater Boston area and serves clients all over the world. She holds an MBA and a PhD in Psychology, is an experienced trainer and facilitator, coach, and award-winning speaker. Karlyn is a contributor to and the author of Zen Your Work: Create your ideal work experience through mindful self-mastery.

Connect with Karlyn Borysenko:


Twitter: @DrKarlynB

Facebook: Karlyn Borysenko



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