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Should screens tell kids to end screen-time?

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In January 2018, two Apple investors—who collectively own about two billion dollars’ worth of shares in the company—sent an open letter to the organization imploring them to consider the impact of the technologies they create on the lives and well-being of children and teenagers. The investors cited research documenting children’s self-reported sense of “addiction” to…

Introducing podcasts worth hearing: Ways & Means

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Ways and Means is a podcast produced by Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy and hosted by Emily Hanford. Now into its second season, the show addresses issues surrounding human society and the people working to improve it. The fourth episode of the current season features Candice Odgers, Professor of Public Policy at Duke…