I can understand why drugs to treat depression are so widespread, nowadays. Just look around! People need something to take the edge off the horrifying statistics.

America once led the world in everything! Today, look at the crises in education, despite spending more money. America is ranked FIRST in teenage pregnancy, abortions, divorces, single-parent families, drug abuse, television viewership - and LAST in voter turnout! Many are struggling to recapture the soul of America. That said, please answer the question:

Despite all the technological and medical advances - Is American Civilization on the Rise or Decline?