Opinion: Social Media Lacks Authenticity in a World of Social Validation

By Kellie Dietrich Features Editor This article was originally published in Issue 6, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (November 19, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. “Social media, especially how I used it, isn’t real. It’s contrived images and edited clips ranked against each other. It’s a system based on social approval, likes, validation in views and … [Read more...]