Live-streaming apps like Facebook Live and Periscope give us a voyeuristic peek into the lives of others. But what is our obligation when we encounter digital violence?
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How Social Media Has Turned Us Into Digital Bystanders

Produced by Catherine Olian Karen Sughrue


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