Alarming prevalence of firearms and ease of access.
Complex, costly, and lacks universal coverage.
Contributing to unhealthy eating habits and obesity rates.
Frustration due to limited and inefficient public transportation systems.
Deep divisions along political lines hindering progress and unity.
Prohibitive costs limit opportunities for academic pursuits.
Emphasis on acquisition and material wealth over other aspects of life.
Criticism of interventionist approach impacting global stability.
Limited awareness or interest in global affairs among some Americans.
Lengthy, complex, and bureaucratic challenges for foreigners navigating the system.