Sociology

Political Discrimination: Are People Judging You Based On Your Vote?

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Elections 2016


Iโ€™m a bit of a news junkie; I guess there are worse addictions. So, as you can imagine every four years the elections is likened to what the Super Bowl is to a sports fanatic. I saw my therapist yesterday and she said sheโ€™s never seen so many patients who are overly passionate, even emotional over this election cycle. Now, I wasnโ€™t really pontificating on politics but I briefly mentioned an encounter I had with some Twitter users. Read the rest of this entry »

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Why I Deactivated My Facebook Account

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I disconnected my Facebook profile and I canโ€™t tell you how liberating it feels. The thought of waking up and living each day in the present, savoring each moment, as opposed to living through the social media lens, is invigorating. Read the rest of this entry »