The Trump administration threatened TikTok with legal action if the Chinese app didn’t change ownership on the grounds of privacy concerns, but if the Trump administration was truly concerned about privacy then shouldn’t Google and Facebook face the same ultimatum?

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TikTok is…

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The Trump administration threatened TikTok with legal action if the Chinese app didn’t change ownership on the grounds of privacy concerns, but if the Trump administration was truly concerned about privacy then shouldn’t Google and Facebook face the same ultimatum?

Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider

TikTok is owned by ByteDance, a company based in Beijing…

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Facebook has failed every single time it has been tested in trying to guard users against misinformation. Facebook pours fire on the flames of misinformation and knows it.

Facebook is just beginning in 2020 to take a harsher stance against misinformation, but it isn’t enough. They’ve cracked down on misinformation…

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One of the biggest problems that social media faces in regards to censorship; which bodies deserve censorship. Plus size women are the ones who face the brunt of censorship.

Women's bodies are sexualized, but plus-size women’s bodies are seen as pornographic. They face more scrutiny online than other women. Breasts…

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I loved your pitch. Your pitch was informative and relevant to the world we live in. Queer history is overlooked so often and I think that your pitch does a great job at trying to inform people today.

People on social media have heard about the Black Lives Matter movement, one way or another. Social media is huge in the BLM movement for organizing protests, keeping others safe, and keeping police accountable. I love the idea of providing that information to others online.

I’d love to see how readers can help locally! What are some local groups that readers can join or support one way or another?

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If I were to help out the Tofte family it would through Facebook. Facebook’s platform helps unite communities by helping people find their lost pets, selling unwanted furniture, and helping bring awareness to tragedies in one’s community.

Smoke by Stayton courtesy of Brooke Herbert

Facebook is also an awesome platform for raising awareness in one’s community. Facebook…

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Emily Gutierrez; student and optimist.