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Parents File Lawsuits, Blame Social Media for Teens Mental Health Issues

More than 70 lawsuits have been filed this year against Meta, Snap, ByteDance’s TikTok, and Google centering on claims from adolescents and young adults who say they’ve suffered anxiety, depression, eating disorders, and sleeplessness as a result of their addiction to social media. 


Mark Zuckerberg Doesn’t Like Your Facebook Scrolling Habits

Social media is for ‘building relationships,’ not just consuming content, the Facebook founder says.

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Does Social Media Make You Angry? That Might Be Intentional

New York Times reporter Max Fisher took a deep dive into the impact of social media in his book, “The Chaos Machine: The Inside Story of How Social Media Rewired Our Minds and Our World.” He shares with us how platform leaders have prioritized profit and growth over safeguards and how the polarizing effect of social media is only speeding up.

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