Social Media-Inspired Violence

Social Media-Inspired Violence

News and Prophecy Staff

Social media was designed to “connect” people through the Internet. However, we are witnessing the rise of a new phenomenon: social media-inspired violence (Deutsche Welle, November 11, 2018). Social media platforms are now being used by individuals and governments to spread false or intentionally misleading content in order to promote violence and unrest.

Initial Publication Date: 
12/31/2018 – 1:00am