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Wrath: Moral Grandstanding and Self-Righteous Anger

Dr. Justin Tosi  Faculty Fellow, Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics, Georgetown University

7pm, April 26, 2018
O’Regan Hall
Halifax Central Library

In this talk we ask why everyone seems so angry. Dr. Justin Tosi will help us understand the rise of intolerance, the disappearance of the middle ground in social and political dialogue, moral grandstanding and the emergence of the outrage industry on-line and in the media.

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POISON ENVY: HOW DO SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE WELLNESS INDUSTRY CONVINCE US WE ARE SICK?

Dr. Stan Kutcher Professor, Psychiatry Dalhousie University

We’re bombarded online with idealized images of the #BlessedLife, from the perfect vacation to the perfect self. This presentation asks how social media and the wellness industry pathologize our negative emotions to sell us the cure.

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