Townhall Review – June 8, 2019
Seth Leibsohn reflects on the 30th Anniversary of the Tiananmen Square incident in Beijing, China.
Hugh Hewitt asks Congressman Mike Gallagher for his take on containing China’s usurpation of U.S. world leadership.
Hugh Hewitt talks with Senator Rick Scott, whose dad was part of the invasion force at Normandy on D-Day.
Ed Martin talks with John Schlafly about the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court decision on a question about citizenship in the 2020 census.
Dennis Prager talks about loneliness being a result of “kinlessness.”Read More »
A new study reveals a correlation between the social media engagement of teens and loneliness.
The headline in USA Today: “Teens aren’t socializing in the real world. And that’s making them super lonely.”
The story tells us that research into 8.2 million adolescents found that the percentage of high school seniors who said they often feel lonely has increased from 26 percent in 2012 to 39 percent in 2017.
So: In just five years we’ve seen more than a double-digit increase in high school seniors who often feel lonely in the digital age.
If this is true of seniors in high school, what must it say about their younger siblings, their cousins and their friends? There must be an even greater vulnerability as this report makes clear.
Perhaps the term “social media” has been misleading all along … and maybe the social media revolution was never merely a technological revolution, but also a moral revolution. That’s a fact we dare not miss.Read More »