The truth about the suspected link between social media and self-harm

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New Scientist—Is social media really to blame for rises in self-harming? The evidence isn’t clear, but some social media use may even be good for teenagers, says Tom Chivers

The Bachelorette’s Blake Horstmann Never Suspected Garrett Yrigoyen’s Offensive Social Media History. The scandal royale of Becca Kufrin’s Bachelorette season — an indecent assault and battery conviction aside — was the revelation that eventual winner Garrett Yrigoyen had a troubling history of “liking” alt-right and offensive memes on Instagram. (Memes that mocked everyone from liberal women to immigrants to school shooting survivors.) ... More