Loneliness


What is kodokushi?
Shannon Roberts | Jul 6 2015 | comment  
A horrific Japanese trend and what one man is doing to help.

Three vignettes about Christmas and the Demographic Winter
Jennifer Roback Morse | Dec 26 2012 | comment  
We Baby Boomers rationalized having fewer kids by saying we were Saving the Earth. As luck would have it, our ecological religion of smaller families allowed us higher incomes and consumption than we could have had any other way. But we didn’t think through the human reality of that trade-off. Smaller families, more adults living with roommates instead of with families, more loneliness.
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