American politics has also too frequently become an all-or-nothing proposition, making the USA the United States of agita.
Does old-fashioned aggravation—emotional wear and tear, agita, tsuris, call it what you will—really take years off your life?
agitation or anxiety
The house remodeling gave her agita.
Italian agitare 'to agitate'
agita ag·i·ta (āj'ĭ-tə)