Anti-social media: Are people as nasty as they seem to be online?

Diane Sieker photo Social media , such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, are good ways to keep in touch with loved ones and friends, share photos, learn new recipes, and get news tailored to your preferences. But this medium also allows people to be hostile and toxic without facing real life consequences. Memes, comments and images… Continue reading Anti-social media: Are people as nasty as they seem to be online?

Anti-social media is making us speed-judge the world around us

Social media, the curse of our time, is bad for us in so many hidden ways. It’s not just that malign political and pandemic messaging spreads instantly, or that our attention span is fractured. I can’t even read a cereal box without skipping bits, and that might be important riboflavin information I need to know.… Continue reading Anti-social media is making us speed-judge the world around us