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Approved 09 August, 2019 @ 2:34pm by Jan Viljoen (version: 1)

Our unhealthy obsession with choice

We face an endless string of choices, which leads us to feel anxiety, guilt and pangs of inadequacy that we are perhaps making the wrong ones. In this TED-talk philosopher Renata Salecl asks: “Could individual choices be distracting us from something bigger… our power as social thinkers?” A bold call for us to stop taking personal choice so seriously and focus on the choices we're making collectively.