Loneliness In The Social Network Era

[Reading time: 3 minutes] From the moment of birth, humans unwittingly develop a fear of ‘losses’. Think of children who won’t let go of their mother’s hand when accompanied to school, of adolescents peer-pressured into smoking, or the fear of betrayal in love relationships. People spend enormous amounts of physical and emotional energy in attempting … More Loneliness In The Social Network Era

Hard Times

[Reading time: 3 minutes] The reason why I have decided to inaugurate ‘The Postmodernist’ is to express my sincere preoccupation regarding the future of our world. I believe the rise of protectionist and Eurosceptic movements is merely the tip of an iceberg, whose development has only accelerated since the end of the Second World War. … More Hard Times