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Instagram hiding likes not a solution

Instagram hiding likes not a solution

Dylan Newman, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2019

It's a great idea to hide like counts on Instagram. However, the implementation of this idea hasn't been as solid as its base idea. Adam Mosseri, CEO of Instagram, announced on Nov. 8 that Instagram will begin removing likes from their platform in the U.S. The hope of this move is to boost user morale...

“Cancel Culture” holds people accountable for their actions

Alaiza Guerrero, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2019

Cancel culture is a great way for communities to take a stance on those who go against their value system. “Cancelling” to me means you’re simply done supporting the individual or organization. The reason someone gets cancelled usually is because they say or do something homophobic, misogynistic,...

Addiction to social media dominates lives

Addiction to social media dominates lives

Jeff Facun, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2014

Imagine a scenario where a group of friends sits down at a restaurant, and instead of talking, they pull out their phones and text or plays games instead of talking to one another. This scenario has become socially acceptable because students are obsessed with cellphones and social media. Accessing...