Almost one in eight people has very few close friends. There’s a crisis of loneliness in the United States, and some of the actions our society has taken to attempt to prevent other health issues have ignored the fact that social interaction is a deeply important part of our lives.
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Credits:
Written and narrated by Maggie Anders
Produced by Paul Nelson, Pavel Rusakov, and Dan Sanchez
Edited by Paul Nelson
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Links:
Maggie’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/LibertyAnders
Olivia’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/rondeaulivia
Show page: https://fee.org/undoctrination
Source:

The State of American Friendship: Change, Challenges, and Loss