TikTok and The FYP: The Toxic Diet Culture Taking Over Teenage Lives

*Written by Ella Welch* *DISCLAIMER: This article talks about concepts regarding eating habits and eating disorders. I am also writing as a student, not a certified dietitian or nutritionist.* Much of society has become familiarized with the new social media app TikTok, which allows creators to post short video clips of their daily lives, funny moments, news, or other random content. The app is quite … Continue reading TikTok and The FYP: The Toxic Diet Culture Taking Over Teenage Lives

Cancel Culture: Spreading Accountability or Hate?

Cancel culture is the mass practice of withdrawing support or attacking public figures that have committed an offensive act.  This phenomenon has been taking over multiple social media platforms, exposing influencers and celebrities for their dark pasts and mistakes. Specifically, cancel culture has completely altered the presence of influencers on apps like TikTok, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter. At the mention of cancel culture, most Gen … Continue reading Cancel Culture: Spreading Accountability or Hate?