The Reductive Seduction of Other People’s Problems
Courtney Martin
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As grotesque and easy-to-mock as those Tinder snapshots are, did you think about the ethics of publishing someones photo + name in a widely-disseminated article? While Tinder may not offer the expecation of privacy, it’s a bit different from a social network like Instagram in that the photo is meant to be ephemeral. At the very least, there is an expectation that the picture is not going to be widely disseminated without the users permission. Just sayin’

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