Just Because I Can: The Dehumanizing Effect of Trolling

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If you spend any amount of time on social media platforms, you’ve either seen trolling or been trolled yourself. A TIME Magazine journalist shares some intriguing remarks and insights in his article on this widespread and often destructive online phenomenon. Join Andy, Steve, and Daniel as they pitch in their two cents in today’s episode of AC Podcast.

Links & Articles

Tyranny of the Mob by Joel Stein on the August 29, 2016 issue of TIME

Internet troll from Wikipedia

What happened when I confronted my cruellest troll from The Guardian

 


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