Study suggests ‘woke’ people likely to be unhappy and depressed

Researchers have found that people with “woke” ideas often have a higher risk of depression and anxiety.

The new studies were published in the Scandinavian Journal of Psychology and found that woke attitudes affect people’s happiness levels.

The researchers asked more than 5,800 college students and professors about general statements widely believed to be woke, further inquiring whether they agreed with the statements.

Researchers found that a lower degree of mental well-being tended to be associated with having a higher “social justice score.”

Oskari Lahtinen, a lead study author and senior researcher at the INVEST Research Flagship Centre at the University of Turku in Finland, described “wokeism” as an American export that has spread to Europe.

“I had been paying attention to a development in American universities, where a new discourse on
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