New York Times columnist David Brooks calls on Americans to transcend their differences

“We’ve had 60 years of individualism in this country and we’ve run out the string on that one. We’ve weakened the connections between us.” The New York Times columnist, David Brooks on the trends of social isolation, loneliness and tribalism that are damaging our society. In this PBS News Hour video, he calls for common construction projects that unite us, and orienting our lives toward joy rather than individual happiness.

A resounding call for Reimagining the Civic Commons.