How social media propaganda inflames our emotions

Social media:

“It’s the polarization of America based on fleeting statements without substance,” Flores said. Much of social media can be described as “fleeting statements without substance,” I say, prompting reactionary responses such as anger and frustration. It’s a digital world where silence can be perceived as consent, and opinions can be perceived as facts.

Source: Has social media rewired our political impressions? – Post-Tribune

That’s right – if you did not Like, then you obviously disagree!

Having recently cut back on social media interaction, I find myself freed from the highly emotional screaming and anger present on social media. I feel calmer as a result.

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