Truth, Charity, and the Social Media
Is there a way to practice the virtue of truth and charity when one navigates the world of social media?
The advent of the use of social media has truly democratized the way we receive information and news nowadays. In the past, knowledge and current events have always been dependent on institutions that had the money, machinery, and technology behind them. With the development of the internet and the proliferation of various social media sites — knowledge and news are no longer dependent on institutional sources. In fact, anyone with a handy smart phone and a decent internet connection can immediately