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Can the Internet Nullify Islamophobia?

Social Media Improvements As mentioned in the last post, Twitter has made vast strides in making their platform a difficult place to promote terrorism. However, Facebook needs to make improvements. The main reason for this is because of an algorithm…. Continue Reading →

Bridging the Gap

Bridging the gap So far on this blog, the ways in which the internet and social media can disrupt social harmony has been in the spotlight. It’s true that the media people consume online can have a massive impact on… Continue Reading →

Social Media: The Cause of The Mental Health Epidemic?

How are you feeling? – not a question many of us actually answer honestly and more and more people want to know why. Social media is awash with unattainable bodies and lives – so much so, even the people posting… Continue Reading →

Has Social Media changed Politics?

HOW HAS SOCIAL MEDIA CHANGED POLITICS FOR THE GOOD? The use of Social Media sites such as Twitter, Youtube and Facebook have dramatically changed politics. This is due to the way campaigns are run and how politicians react through these sites. The… Continue Reading →

How is social media affecting our confidence?

“UNFOLLOW ALL SOCIAL MEDIA SITES THAT RUINS YOUR CONFIDENCE” Social media is the first thing the young generation look at in the morning and the last thing before they go to bed. With body confidence being such an issue in… Continue Reading →

Is the Phenomenon of Reality Television Ruining Our Self-Esteem?

According to the Oxford Dictionary, the word “reality” means the state of things as they actually exist, as opposed to an idealistic or notional idea of them. If this were true, then why is every Reality Television star what society… Continue Reading →

Are Restaurants Your New Best Friend On Social Media?

As social media has become one of the most prominent marketing tools out there, most customers now expect it. have you ever wondered how Restaurants have begun integrating platforms such as Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter into their campaigns? well, here’s all… Continue Reading →

Social Media, where did it begin?

“SO-CIAL ME-DI-A” A term to describe the current state of the Internet and the place where the consumers attention is. Social media has become a massive part of our lives over the last two decades. We are now able to… Continue Reading →

From Drags to Riches

A history of drag Men have been dressing up as women since theatre began according to The Odyssey Online(https://www.theodysseyonline.com/history-drag-queens). The term “Drag” was actually coined by Shakespeare in the English language to mean men dressing as women, before women would… Continue Reading →

Has Digital Media caused Politics to go wrong? Trump Edition

Hello all and welcome to another blog post! Another week, another dire topic- this week its Trump! Yay!

Men and Beauty Online

Although not all women use make-up, beauty has more commonly been associated with women since before the Common Era. However, according to https://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-the-history-of-makeup-wearing.htm, there is archaeological evidence that both women and men wore make-up in Ancient Egypt. They would use… Continue Reading →

Beauty: An Online Bonanza

“Bonanza” noun UK /bəˈnæn.zə/ US /bəˈnæn.zə/ – a situation from which large profits are made or a large amount of something good (Cambridge Dictionary https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/bonanza). By beauty having such a strong, increasing presence online, sales of cosmetics are growing even… Continue Reading →

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