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‘Staying Informed’ Shouldn’t Mean Constantly Retraumatizing Yourself

Consuming upsetting junk data is not your civic duty

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In the age of doom scrolling, people tend to equate “staying informed” with “constantly retraumatizing yourself with endless exposure to new details about horrible issues you were already intimately aware of.”

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Devon Price

Devon Price

He/Him or It/Its. Social Psychologist & Author of LAZINESS DOES NOT EXIST and UNMASKING AUTISM. Links to buy: https://linktr.ee/drdevonprice

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