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With research showing links between social media use and depression, is it time we gave up on it altogether?

Exploitation by tech firms and social media firms is not inevitable, suggests Vanessa Baird.

Exploitation by tech firms is not inevitable, suggests Vanessa Baird.

What does Tumblr's decision mean for those who rely on the site as one of the only sexually permissible online spaces?...

Eva Golinger

When US lawyer Eva Golinger first spent some time in Venezuela she little realized how the country was going to change her...

Allegations that Facebook and other platforms have bias in content moderation decisions may not be so far fetched, ...

Laura Basu on how media ownership is getting more concentrated – and what to do about it.

Wars in cyberspace are wars on our minds. JJ Patrick on the murky underworld of big data, social media,...

President Rodrigo Duterte has declared war on journalist Maria Ressa and her media outfit, Rappler.

How editor Maria Ressa took on the president of the Philippines. Iris Gonzales tells the story.

Out of the current crisis, a more hopeful vision is emerging, argues Vanessa Baird.

Blueprint for a better media

11 strategies for a better media. Vanessa Baird writes.

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Are these new privacy laws the best solution? Mike Morel investigates.

Musa Fata's social media feed shows a life of ease and abundance.

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Sophia Seymour and Daisy Squires shine a light on Musa...

Jake Edwards is a YouTube vlogger: a uniquely millennial career

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Jake Edwards, a transgender YouTube vlogger, has a uniquely millennial career. Edward Siddons...

Young girls in Malaysia are finding a safe space in social media networks.

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For young girls across the Muslim world, social media has become a therapeutic medium. Hussein Kesvani ...

Social media mental health: The popular social media emoji depicting someone laughing so hard that they are crying. Or is it the other way around?

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Social media use is correlated with mental health problems. But is it simply cause and effect? Marcus Gilroy-Ware...

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To continue in this new digital age, New Internationalist needs your help. Chris Spannos...


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