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Chris Hedges: The Lonely American

Michael P. Printup, president of Watkins Glen International, one of the country’s largest racetracks, stood with a group of about a dozen race fans at 8:30 a.m. 659 more words

Opinion Leaders

The Lonely American

They have become, in the words of the philosopher Hannah Arendt, “atomized,” sucked alone into systems of information and entertainment that cater to America’s prurient fascination with the tawdry, the cruel and the deadening cult of the self.

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The International Reporter

Living Alone Living Connected Video, TEDxMahtomedi (click here!)

Living Alone Living Connected Video, TEDxMahtomedi

Here is the video of my TEDxMahtomedi talk, “Living Alone, Living Connected.”  This is dedicated to all who live alone and/or have ever experienced loneliness and social isolation.  33 more words

Mastery Of Living Alone

Slow Economy Music #4(?)

Hey kids. It’s been a while since I did one of these posts. Frankly, it’s been a really long time since I’ve written about music at all. 763 more words

Record Reviews

1-5-10: Are You Lonely Tonight?

There may be more and more ways to connect to the people around us, but some say this only makes us further from them. Dr. 37 more words

On Air

Are You a Lonely American?

My friend, Ryan, recently caught my attention with a book entitled The Lonely American: Drifting Apart in the Twenty-first Century.  This book was written by two professors of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Jacqueline Olds and Richard S. 446 more words

Issues And Theology