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Study: Millennials Deeply Confused About Their Politics, Finances, and Culture - Derek Thompson - The Atlantic


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This is the most technologically connected generation in modern history ... but also the least trusting.

This just barely makes any sense. Here is a generation that trusts peers enough to meet random strangers in bars on Tinder, ride in cars with strangers on Uber X and Lyft, visit strangers' apartments through Craigslist, sleep on their beds through Airbnb, and we're also the least likely to say "most people can be trusted"? Put your theories in the comment section; I don't know what to believe anymore.

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Perhaps they use those services because they don't understand how much trust it takes to use them.

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