The Millennial Generation
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December 20th, 2017
Selfies
By: Nina Godlewski – ibtimes.com – December 18, 2017 If you take at least three photos of yourself a day and post them to social media, you might have an acute case of selfitis, according to a new study published in the International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. The study was conducted to try and verify a hoax story...
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December 20th, 2017
Twitter users
By Christopher Carbone – foxnews.com – December 18, 2017 Twitter has begun enforcing new rules to combat hateful and abusive content today and a number of well-known far-right organizations and users were suspended. Kurt the ‘CyberGuy’ comments on new services and apps that do. Twitter began enforcing new rules to combat hateful and abusive content Monday and a number of...
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December 18th, 2017
Digital Distractions
From: economist.com – December 7, 2017 The evidence is mixed; it seems clear, however, that they are making us unhappier FOR many it is a reflex as unconscious as breathing. Hit a stumbling-block during an important task (like, say, writing a column)? The hand reaches for the phone and opens the social network of choice. A blur of time passes,...
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December 13th, 2017
MeToo
By: christiancentury.org – November 3, 2017 When women offer their experience as truth, all the maps change,” said novelist Ursula Le Guin. After movie producer Harvey Weinstein was outed as a sexual predator, thanks to the courage of a few actresses who spoke out, a multitude of other women began speaking the truth about their experiences. Women in the film...
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December 13th, 2017
Chamath Palihapitiya
By: James Vincent – theverge.com December 11, 2017 Another former Facebook executive has spoken out about the harm the social network is doing to civil society around the world. Chamath Palihapitiya, who joined Facebook in 2007 and became its vice president for user growth, said he feels “tremendous guilt” about the company he helped make. “I think we have created...
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December 13th, 2017
Christmas Nativity scene
By: pewforum.org – December 12,2017 As long-simmering debates continue over how American society should commemorate the Christmas holiday, a new Pew Research Center survey finds that most U.S. adults believe the religious aspects of Christmas are emphasized less now than in the past – even as relatively few Americans are bothered by this trend. In addition, a declining majority says...
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September 13th, 2017
Earlier generations, which were formed by families that had lived through the Great Depression, have had a different approach to work than millennials today. A scarcity mindset in previous generations drove employees to be satisfied with a job that paid their bills. Today, some millennials are often more likely to prefer a lower income and career satisfaction than a high...
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July 5th, 2017
If you’ve ever wondered what’s wrong with Millennials, it could be what they think about America. Or maybe I should say it’s what we think. I am a Millennial living in our nation’s capital. Washington, D.C. is looking her absolute finest this time of year. Bright red, white and blue blows throughout the streets and there is an air of...
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June 16th, 2017
This coming Sunday, in homes across the nation, millions of American men will awake to the arrival of breakfast in bed. Prepared and served by their children, these Father’s Day repasts convey appreciation as well as contributing to the general bonhomie of the day to come. But as he sips his coffee from his “World’s Greatest Dad” mug, even the...
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June 7th, 2017
Kid Sitting
by Sen. Ben Sasse – dailysignal.com –  May 31, 2017 When I was little, mom would leave detailed lists of chores on the kitchen counter each summer morning for my siblings and me to complete before we could play baseball, ride bikes, or go swimming. And when I arrived at college, basically everyone with whom I became friends, a group...
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