Society & Culture

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Why We’ve Had Enough of Stuff

December 12th, 2013

Episode 141 of 443 episodes

Journalist and trend forecaster James Wallman explains why more and more of us are suffering from “stuffocation” – where instead of feeling enriched by the things we own, we are stifled and overwhelmed by them.