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Social media’s falsified depiction of natural beauty cultivates damaging mindsets

Sarah Mosteller
I have a responsibility as a photographer to stop supporting acne stigmas by editing out the pimples in senior photos or family photos, but everyday...

Public embarrassment, humiliation detrimental to health, development

Bailey Stover
Through social media platforms such as Instagram, shame and embarrassment permeate adolescence and can negatively influence one's health and happiness....

From the streets to the screen

Amira McKee
The evolution of activism, protest culture in American society While scrolling through Instagram feeds, tapping through Snapchat stories or fumbling through Facebook profiles, one can’t...