I believe that the modern trend of presenting the idealized you on social media is adding to our depression. Bare envy sits at the root of this problem.
While the internet has seriously damaged democracy, it has also given rise to a series of sub-communities, each believing that their twist on the same thought is equally valid.
Being angry on the internet, or at work, continues to be a part of our lives. However, stepping back and gazing at it, the pattern is obvious.
As a mother in the social media age, I’m expected to share everything that my kids do or risk social expulsion. Yeah, it’s a “no” from me.
Despite it growing for some time, 2018 is the year when the toxicity of fandom bubbled to the top.
Well, it’s official. Those who are looking to ride the back of the “like” to a life of wealth and fame are wasting their time. Sorry.
Alex Jones being kicked off the air was just the most notable neck chopped in a towering wave of sanctioned censorship.
I plucked up the courage to escape him, but social media was one aspect I hadn’t factored in.
The viral videos depicting Iranian women dancing in the street in defiance of their government is propaganda, it just looks different.
Hobie Anthony examines how politics are like sports now, taking sides, and how media and algorithms have amplified the combat through quantitative trending.