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Dissecting body shaming: It’s deeper than your feed

Graphic by Alex Hanks
Bella Nieto, Staff Writer October 16, 2020

Ah, social media: the new American pastime. Although social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook and Twitter have been criticized for their allowance of fake news, malicious political posturing...

Facebook Campaign Ads

Facebook Campaign Ads
Donald Escamilla Jr. November 13, 2019

With the upcoming 2020 presidential election, several politicians are publishing campaign ads. They are utilizing all the resources at their disposal, such as television commercials and social media...

Is this the end of Facebook?

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Anish Rao April 3, 2018

You may have heard about Facebook ‘s shady business practices and malicious data handling in the news cycle recently. Facebook is an integral part of everyone’s life whether we want to admit or not;...

What’s your spirit app?

What's your spirit app?
Samantha Ceballos March 7, 2017

Does it go down in the DMs?

Graphic by Tristan Ipock
Samantha Ceballos February 1, 2017

Social media is great if you want to share a special moment or just to get a thought off your mind (and maybe cause a political debate). A strange trend has emerged that I had not experienced until recently:...

Is Facebook making you depressed?

October 1, 2013

Photo Credit: Rafael Gutierrez & Lindsay Smith Since the launch of Facebook in 2004 and Twitter in 2006, social media has permeated online society. Forums such as Facebook have increased...

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