Is conversation dying?
Thanks to apps like FaceTime, Skype, WhatsApp and Snapchat, many of us experience far less face-to-face conversation. As a result, some experts fear we are losing the ability to read body language, and are forgetting the value of real-life companionship and intimacy. For others, modern communication is more efficient and allows us to forge new types of connections. So, is conversation dying? What do you think? Discuss this week’s “You Decide” with the rest of your class and make your vote!