#social media

  • Article: Facebook Takes Down Anti-Vaxxer Page Pretending Young Girl Died From Vaccines

    Facebook Takes Down Anti-Vaxxer Page Pretending Young Girl Died From Vaccines

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 16, 2019

    The anti-vax movement has led to an increase in preventable illnesses around the world. Read more

  • Article: 'Brady Bunch' Actress Claps Back at Anti-Vaxxers for Using Marcia Meme to Downplay Vaccines

    'Brady Bunch' Actress Claps Back at Anti-Vaxxers for Using Marcia Meme to Downplay Vaccines

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 1, 2019

    There were 110,000 deaths associated to measles in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Social Media Caused the Anti-Vax Movement to Mutate. Now Tech Is Finally Fighting Back.

    Social Media Caused the Anti-Vax Movement to Mutate. Now Tech Is Finally Fighting Back.

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 24, 2019

    Social media may have started the digital fires — but it can also put them out. Read more

  • Article: 16-Year-Old Girl in South Sudan Auctioned on Facebook for Marriage

    16-Year-Old Girl in South Sudan Auctioned on Facebook for Marriage

    From Voice of America|Nov. 7, 2018

    A Facebook photo shows an expressionless girl next to a short, smiling older man. Read more

  • Article: This Instagram Comic Series Teaches Teens How to Fight Modern Slavery

    This Instagram Comic Series Teaches Teens How to Fight Modern Slavery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 2, 2018

    'Wolves in the Street' warns about human trafficking. Read more