Online Social Networking and Shallow Connections (via There can be no knowledge without freedom)

Is Social Media helping or hurting us? This post explores this idea.

As we all know by now, technology is potentially as crippling as it is advantageous. This is a theme that dates back at least as far as Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, in which Shelley examines the disastrous consequences of biotechnology. But we don’t need to create Frankenstein in order to redefine human relationships and behavior. Changing the ways in which we interact with each other is sufficient. Superficiality One of the possible downfalls of … Read More

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