Instagram Around the Home: How IGer’s Make Their Homes Instaworthy

Imagine living your life at one remove and through a digital screen. Well, welcome to the realm of social media in the digital age, where existence is not validated until it appears on the small screen. Something like a floating mirror, full of pixels and bytes, that interprets a life less lived than scrapbooked online. The world is now chock full of visual diarists, submitting images and episodes to verify their presence in the digital dance...

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Is Social Media Making Commercial Sex More Acceptable?

Is Social Media Making Commercial Sex More Acceptable?

It is without a doubt that media influence us on how we see the world or acknowledge certain things. Thanks to a hypersexualized mainstream and social media, we now see a different light with regards to commercial sex. The images and advertisements we come across in social media display women, especially sex workers, in a way that normalizes prostitution. This, in turn, makes commercial sex more acceptable. In fact, there’s a lot of girls...

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Social Media’s Online Gambling Problem

Over the years, social media has significantly impacted our daily lives. From the information we come across to the people we make contact with; social media has undoubtedly reshaped how we deal with things. Like most aspects of our way of life, gambling exploited the many wonders of social media, thereby penetrating the Internet and used it as its primary online marketing tool. As a matter of fact, online social gambling has ballooned to a...

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