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Fashion

the complex relationship between fashion and self harm

Self-harm imagery has always existed in dark parts of the internet, romanticised and stigmatised in equal measure. Now, fashion could be providing the platform for the issue to get the discussion it deserves.
Sophie Wilson
4 days ago
News

jonah hill's response to being trolled is what the internet needs

He used an impassioned post to start a conversation about online rage after taking on an Instagram troll.
Mitch Parker
3.1.19
Music

how tlc’s 'fanmail' predicted internet anxiety

20 years ago this week, TLC warned us of an unhealthy relationship with technology.
Annie Lord
2.25.19
News

the government has been discussing banning instagram

The Health Secretary said social media sites that fail to remove harmful material relating to self-harm and suicide could face serious sanctions.
Roisin Lanigan
1.29.19
News

facebook denies using the 10 year challenge to improve their facial recognition software

Bet you still used this as an excuse not to share that awful 2009 throwback though.
Roisin Lanigan
1.21.19
News

excessive social media use is like drug addiction, says new study

Scrolling through Instagram for hours could have a worse effect on your brain than you might think.
Roisin Lanigan
1.11.19
News

adut akech opens up about her experiences of depression on instagram

The i-D cover star wants to help break down the stigma around mental health with a New Year message posted to her account.
Roisin Lanigan
1.2.19
mental health

we all know social media can seriously harm your mental health, so what now?

Despite the detrimental effects of social media, we’re still completely hooked. Refinery29 Editor at Large Sarah Raphael shares her tips on how to use it safely.
Sarah Raphael
1.2.19
News

these were the most talked about things on twitter in 2018

Strap yourself in for a wild ride.
Roisin Lanigan
12.6.18
News

net-a-porter drop dolce and gabbana following racism accusations

It caps off a very bad week for the brand.
Felix Petty
11.22.18
News

instagram is declaring war on fake followers and paid for likes

Could this mean the death of the influencer, as we know it, is upon us?
Roisin Lanigan
11.20.18
Opinion

white girls reinventing themselves as black women on instagram has to stop

As a recent Twitter storm brought attention to social media blackface, Emma Dabiri looks at the cultural history of this racist practice and its links to black women being perceived as sexually available.
Emma Dabiri
11.20.18
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