Why Our Culture Stops Us From Thinking Critically About Social Media

Culture is influenced by social norms and social norms are always evolving. Because culture is so much a part of who we know ourselves to be — a quick way to form an identity without having to dig deep within ourselves — we so often tend to adopt new norms without ever considering our decision to do so. Continue reading “addicted”


For the last four days I have been ‘offline’ – my phone data has been switched off and I have not checked social media or followed any online links to articles, videos or stories and I have not done much texting and no What’s App. I have also not read any newspapers, though this was not difficult as I hardly read them anyway. Here are my resultant insights… Continue reading media-free