I read a stat recently that gave me pause. What sociologists call ‘Gen Z’, currently age 6-24, are the most connected, yet loneliest generation in human history. As I considered this, I began to see something more clearly. Since the advent of the smartphone in 2007, we gain more and more virtual friends, yet grow … Continue reading Gen Z – The Loneliest Generation
As the blog title states, "coexist" doesn't mean "co-agree." But, sadly, especially when it comes down to issues like politics, sexuality and religion, there are those who believe it does. It is arrogant, myopic and (to use the trendy term) intolerant for anyone to believe they have the right to impose their convictions on another … Continue reading “Coexist” doesn’t mean Co-agree
EVERY PARENT should read this. And then have your teenaged child read it. Although, most teens will say, "It's not that bad," I side with the author. It is that bad, writes psychiatrist, Dr. Keith Ablow. (Just ask the teen to give up all social media for an extended period of time and watch their … Continue reading You’re a Star! The Movie is “Facebook”. Your role is the Loser.