Morgan Freeman Outburst is Hoax, But ‘New Media’ is Finding Its Way In the Midst of Tragedy


So Friday was kind of a bad day for everyone, yeah? New media had a ton of influence in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook massacre, and while it does come off as a bit cold-hearted to mention that new media finds its place more solidly with every new tragedy, consider the events of this […]

Can Social Media Be a Source of Healing During Times of Tragedy?


In the wake of one of the worst shootings America has ever seen, our eyes and heavy hearts continue to take in the unfolding coverage of the shooting in Aurora, Colorado. In a matter of hours, victims’ Twitters, Facebooks and blogs became viral as we invested ourselves in remembering the stories of the people we […]

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