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Pew: Americans on offensive speech: people are too sensitive, but people are also too offensive

"About two-thirds of U.S. adults (65%) say that 'people being too easily offended' is a major problem in the country today, while a slimmer majority – 53% – say that 'people saying offensive things to others' is a major problem" - Pew

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Review: Daniel Darling’s A Way with Words: Using Our Online Conversations for Good

"...A Way with Words is a much-needed book. It’s no doubt easy enough to think of all the other people who need to read it, but some self-reflection should show that all of us will benefit from considering the ways we speak and, particularly, the ways we communicate online." - Challies

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Biblical Principles for Social Media

It is no revelation that social media are dominant forms of communication in this digital age, but the stats are breathtaking. A remarkable 78% of 18-24 year olds in the U.S. use Snapchat, and 94% of that age demographic are regular YouTube users, while 71% use Instagram. More than two-thirds (68%) of all U.S. adults use Facebook, and 75% of those users are daily users. The typical American uses three social media platforms regularly.1 In short, the various platforms of social media are preferred means of communication for an overwhelming majority of Americans.

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