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Orlando.Β 

This was my Facebook post last year after the Orlando shooting took place. It is still relevant given what just happened in Manchester a few weeks ago. Yes there are grammar issues and as I read it I realized but I'm leaving it the way it was a year ago. β€οΈπŸ’›πŸ’šπŸ’™πŸ’œ "Disclaimer: I know many… Continue reading Orlando.Β 

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In-depth look into newly released unsealed Roof trial documents

Newly-unsealed court documents have been released in regards to Dylann Roof’s federal trial. The 11-page affidavit shows not only the process of the trial but photos of one of the messages between Roof and his attorney David Bruck. β€œThis affidavit includes our collective observations of Mr. Roof’s salient behaviors and symptoms since the conclusion of… Continue reading In-depth look into newly released unsealed Roof trial documents

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Facework: Social media at its finest

Facework, this concept refers to β€œusing communication to maintain your own self-image and to seek approval of your face (your positive perception of who you are from others); you are also engaged in facework when you support, reinforce, or challenge someone else’s face (or self-perception).” (Beebe, Beebe, & Redmond, Interpersonal communication: relating to others, p.… Continue reading Facework: Social media at its finest