Why Belonging Somewhere Matters https://mosaicmagazine.com/picks/religion-holidays/2021/08/why-belonging-somewhere-matters/

August 20, 2021 | Chris Arnade
About the author: Chris Arnade is a freelance writer and photographer whose work has appeared in the New York TimesAtlantic, and many other venues. He is the author of Dignity: Seeking Respect in Back Row America, and can be found on Twitter @Chris_arnade.

To Chris Arnade, one of the greatest divides in American life is not between blacks and whites, rich and poor, Republican and Democrats, or city- and country-dwellers, but between those who feel a sense of belonging and rootedness in their neighborhoods, towns, or communities, and those who feel at ease living anywhere. In conversation with Rabbi Ari Lamm, Arnade explains how his thinking about this subject, along with his work with people struggling with drug addiction, has led him to a greater appreciation of religion. (Audio, 35 minutes.)

Read more on Good Faith Effort: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/chris-arnade-belonging-somewhere/id1536163226?i=1000532340301