Episode 2, Part 3 (The Evaporated People)

Wherein Benjamin and Ariel discuss an epidemic of social suicide in Japan, hint at a Sapir-Whorf hypothesis for intractable social problems and the potentially restorative power of service for those suffering from existential anxiety.

Articles and references:

Evaporating People

nypost.com/2016/12/10/the-chil…evaporating-people/

Rollo May

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rollo_May

Haruki Murakami

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haruki_Murakami

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