Social Media Addiction Awareness

CAUTION: Watching others make art, that you truly want make but don’t, may cause depression. WARNING: Obsessing over people through Social Media may cause im…
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Twitter: Sports Media's Useful, Entertaining and Unhealthy Obsession

We receive a small hit of dopamine, which causes our brains to pursue more stimuli and more gratification. We become … I hate that I compartmentalize it that way because I'm giving a pass to those who verbally abuse people on social media. I can't …
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Repackaging Mass Incarceration

10 Reasons Democracy is in Crisis … In the media, we've seen a scathing attack on America's addiction to punishment in the New York Times and the American Academy of Sciences has released perhaps the most comprehensive critique of mass incarceration …
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Early evidence suggests that social media addiction can indicate depression, but whether it is cause or effect is unclear. Anecdotally, over the recent Memorial Day weekend, there erupted in social media a #yesallwomen thread in response to the tragedy …
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