Ppl working at FB, IG and SC, do you feel guilty/ashamed of yourself?
There’s tons of studies coming out showing that social media makes people unhappy and contributes to mental illness. For those of you working at FB, IG, Snapchat (and to a lesser extent Twitter), do you feel guilty/ashamed of your impact on the society? At this point, it’s really no different from working for a tobacco or casino company, that tries to addict its users and cashes in on their addiction.
Facebook and IG’s mission: “Addict the world! Rake the cash in”
Relevant Economist article: