Good point about 'Describe yourself' Labeling is a known way of getting people to judge each other. And good observation about the ideology machine responding with the mindless "Everything is Political". I can't stand that too.
Solutions do exist. And we will see them showing up in the coming years. Everyone I know who can still think is pretty sick of what is going on.
This write up reminded me of an old Boss I had, who would tell the team anytime an argument broke out - "Solutions over Reactions please" - and that would be the que to just stop and go off and think.