Noreena on ABC National’s Late Night Live, Australia

Global economist and renowned thought leader Noreena Hertz argues that loneliness is the ‘smoking gun’; the lens through which we can understand the seismic political and societal changes that have occurred in recent years, as well as the profound sense of disconnection so many feel from each other and the state.

But what has caused this epidemic? How is the coronavirus pandemic worsening the situation? And, most importantly, what can be done now to reconnect society?

You can listen to this conversation online here.