The State of Social Media Has Made Me Value Slow Friendships

With so many hearts heavy and brains overwhelmed, it’s a bad time to wade social media.

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Last week on 60 Minutes, former Facebook employee Frances Haugen blew the whistle on the social media platform’s algorithms that amplify “angry content” and divisiveness. According to her depiction and internal research, political parties are aware that angry, polarizing…