Those born after 1980 often know nothing about what happened that day, and have generally been brought up to be apolitical.
Cast an eye over the history of the Supreme Court, and you will see no golden age of apolitical judging.
Some of the infiltrators were just apolitical jokers—even if their humor was lost on the participants.
All of us, including Joel, view the show as apolitical on some level.
Avoiding politics, dismissing politics, being “apolitical”—these are political decisions.
For his part, an exasperated Southers said, when he withdrew, “They took an apolitical person and politicized my career.”
Zulfikar Bhutto chose Zia ul-Haq, whom he called his “monkey general” because he thought he was apolitical.
“I find myself and my peers thinking, ‘This current generation is so corporate, so conformist, so apolitical,’” Wolf says.