The Social Dilemma is a 2020 American docudrama directed by Jeff Orlowski. Social media is designed to promote addiction, change opinions, emotions and behaviors, and spread conspiracy theories and misinformation. The video also examines the impact of social media on mental health (including teen mental health and rising teen suicideRead More →

Although Facebook, Twitter and other social media channels have connected relatives and lifelong friends, provided platforms for oppressed voices, helped people explore their identities and see perspectives and parts of the world removed from their daily lives, there have also been negative consequences. Recently, two leading social media critics satRead More →

Over the past few weeks, it has been heartbreaking to hear from several community members telling me that they have been threatened and harassed on Facebook. I’m not anti-social media or anti-Facebook. Indeed, thanks to Facebook, I was able to get in touch with two of my aunts who livedRead More →

Over the past few weeks, it has been heartbreaking to hear from several community members telling me that they have been threatened and harassed on Facebook. I’m not anti-social media or anti-Facebook. Indeed, thanks to Facebook, I was able to get in touch with two of my aunts who livedRead More →

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ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – Today’s 98.3 TRY social dilemma is about babies and names. Here is the email I received: Troy firefighter jumps into freezing water to save man Hi Jaime. This is a very serious issue and we are just looking for good advice. My husband and I haveRead More →

Danielle Campbell – Copy editor Have you ever felt like social media has a hold on you and you don’t know how or why? The Social Dilemma is a documentary on Netflix that explains how today’s technology has a hold on people, especially young people. The documentary explains in detailRead More →