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How Stereotyping Worst Human Behaviour Weakens Social Ties

Sign that says in white neon on black background “Please smile at strangers.”
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I live in a small city caught between the legacies of tradition and the comforts of modernity.

Neighbours know each other, and communities thrive based on shared beliefs about cooperation and flourishing.

When I visit a big city or a metro, as we call it in India, I find communities splintered and segregated along the different social and…

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Mukundarajan V N

Mukundarajan V N

Retired banker living in India. Avid reader. I write to learn, inform and inspire. Believe in ethical living and sustainable development. vnmukund@gmail.com