Why Our Culture Is Making People Unhappy

by Amber Lyon

on June 16, 2014

Alan Watts delivered this profound message decades ago, and unfortunately not much has changed.  This thought-provoking five minute video may give you insights into how we’ve collectively lost our sanity and why so many of us are unhappy.

Watts believes the madness stems from our culture valuing hate more than love.  “Expressions of physical love are far more dangerous than expressions of physical hatred,” Watts says.  “And it seems to me that a culture that has that sort of assumption is basically crazy.”