Social Media’s “Nature Problem”

It’s the Awe we need, not the “Awesome”

Paul Greenberg

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Photo by Grant Ritchie on Unsplash.

This month, the Surgeon General finally sent out an official warning to parents that “there is growing evidence that social media use is associated with harm to young people’s mental health.” For those of us with teenagers this has been self-evident ever since our children started harassing us to own their own iPhones. The social distancing of…

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Paul Greenberg

New York Times bestselling author of Four Fish as well as The Climate Diet and Goodbye Phone, Hello World paulgreenberg.org