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The Power of Strangers

Joe Keohane in conversation with Matthew Stadlen

59 mins watch time

Posted August 2021

Wellbeing

In our cities, we barely acknowledge one another on public transport, even as rates of loneliness skyrocket. Online, we carefully curate who we interact with. In our politics, we are increasingly consumed by a fear of people we’ve never met. But what if strangers, long believed to be the cause of many of our problems, were actually the solution?