Tag: social media

Self-righteousness on social media and the politics of shaming (The Unapologists)

After Brexit and the Trump win, we’ve all got more acquainted with the idea that social media is toxic. From shaming to trolling, social media warps the nature…

Content shock, or the crisis of writing (Pulse)

I was a full-time academic for fifteen years, and during that time I was often led to wonder about the uneasy relationship between the production and consumption of…

Why #slowsocialmedia should win the day (Pulse)

Unless you have a big budget for advertising, with a fair share of that devoted to social media channels, chances are you are struggling to keep up. How…

Digital capitalism may be transformative, but is business playing? (Pulse)

Paul Mason, author and journalist, hit the headlines across the radical milieu with his new book PostCapitalism: A Guide to Our Future. Mason argues that the current technological…