does this manifest itse…t you still feel apart? Grand loneliness can arrive cloaked in a long con of community. Succinctly: Loneliness isn’t feeling like you don’t really know anybody. It’s feeling like nobody could ever really know you. How does this manifest itself?
The dogma that free money is bad solely because poor people have not worked for it still very much a part of our collective psyche. Holding onto this relic won’t do us any good given the kind of societal and technological upheaval we face.
Philanthropy is a tool that is used to shift decisions that should be made democratically, by the public, into the hands of a few individuals. The decisions made by these few individuals often end up being incredibly wasteful, and just as often, considerably harmful, to those who are the target of that philanthropy.
We touch our smartphones — tap, click, swipe — more than 2,500 times a day. That’s probably 100 times more often than we touch our partner. The reason we do it is that the phone constantly demands attention by sending us notifications. It …