Loneliness

Can Married Men and Women Be Friends? Marriage, Friendship, and Loneliness

"Men appear to have suffered disproportionately in the collapse of friendships. In 1990, a majority (55%) of men had at least six close friends. Today, only 27% report having this number of close friendships. Single men are in even worse shape..." - IFS

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How to beat the ‘social recession’ of COVID-19

"We are facing a 'social recession,' argues the Manhattan Institute’s Michael Hendrix, driven by a mix of stress over public health, economic anxiety, and the isolating effects of physical distancing. 'Disasters often have a way of bringing communities together,' he writes. 'But not this pandemic.'" - Acton

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Recalling The ‘Habit Of Kindness’ De Tocqueville Saw In America

"In a time of crisis, however, we are thrown back on what is embodied and motionless. When we are no longer permitted to commute to work, we must turn again to the presences that exist alongside us: our housemates—be they family members or roommates—and our neighbors." - TAC

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