~~November 26, 2014~~
Technology imposes social isolation
BY ANDREW LUTFALA
In 1960’s America, social interaction was an art form, a discipline nurtured during one’s prepubescent years through to the end of adolescence. These formative years focused on equipping people with the necessary social skills that would allow them to survive and thrive as human beings and as members of society.
However, the evolution of technology led to significant shifts in the way social interaction developed within American homes. This has degraded the nature of such interactions and the resulting relationships within our society in favor of convenience.
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On this holiday this week we should do our best to “look up”, leave the cell phones, tablets and other electronic equipment away from the table. This is a special day and has always been a family day … in spite of any differences.
Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in the United States and Canada as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.
Let’s be thankful for all bountiful blessings received, including technology. Yet, let’s take advantage of the time together and really connect.
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