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  • How Facebook could be perpetuating fear
  • How Facebook could be perpetuating fear
    France 24 (2015) ©
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How Facebook could be perpetuating fear

In the 24 hours following the events that unfolded in Paris in November 2015, 4.1 million people marked themselves ‘safe’ on Facebook. With 360 million receiving notifications, the platform prevailed as a practical tool for the masses – a way to alleviate worry and spur a collective sigh of relief.

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