How I Turn Negative Online Comments into Positive Offline Conversations by Dylan Marron

Dylan Marron presented How I Turn Negative Online Comments into Positive Offline Conversations as a TED Talk.

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Brian Krebs: Don’t Give Away Historic Details About Yourself

Brian Krebs published Don’t Give Away Historic Details About Yourself. Social media sites are littered with seemingly innocuous little quizzes, games and surveys urging people to reminisce about specific topics, such as “What was your first job,” or “What was your first car?” The problem with participating in these informal surveys is that in doing […]

The Problem With #MeToo and Viral Outrage

Jessi Hempel of Wired published The Problem With #MeToo and Viral Outrage. On its surface, #MeToo has the makings of an earnest and effective social movement. It’s galvanizing women and trans people everywhere to speak out about harassment and abuse. It talks about how these types of movements, although well intentioned, drive sharing, benefiting the […]

United We Stand, United We Kneel

For roughly the past week the topic of standing or not standing during the national anthem has been a hot topic. Unfortunately the fact that some are protesting during the national anthem is a hotter part of the topic than the reasons they are protesting. Personally I’m not a fan of the protests, but understand […]