People talk to each other through filters — their smartphone; social media platforms such as  Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, WhatsApp ...

Real, face-to-face time is rare and getting rarer. We humans are disconnecting from each other. And it’s dehumanising us and turning us into robot-like automatons...

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