Everybody feels lonely sometimes. But only few of us are aware how important this feeling was for our ancestors – and that our modern world can turn it into something that really hurts us. Why do we feel this way and what can we do about it?
- How often do you feel lonely?
- Are people lonelier now than 20 years ago?
- Are people more stressed now? Why?
- Look at the images below. Can you relate to any of them? Which ones and why?
1 What are you addicted to?
2 Should some drugs be legalized? Why?
3 Do you agree that the opposite of addiction is not sobriety but connection?
What’s the story behind these pictures?