We get wrapped up in scrolling, wrapped up in likes, wrapped up in comments. But what does this all mean? Do they even matter? Can social media be rooted in truth in the first place?

Within the last decade, there has been a steady growth in social media usage. Merriam Webster defines social media as “forms of electronic communication (such as websites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content (such as videos).” Pioneered by MySpace and Facebook, social media now includes a long list of platforms, including…

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