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The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media

Update: 2019-09-1618
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Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked? By Richard Seymour. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/longreadpod
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Subhajit Das

The irony is I really want to share these words over Twitter.

Sep 19th
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The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media

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