Is Social Media A Distraction?

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Nadiyah Williams

Is social media a distraction? Does social media take up to much time? In today’s society many people are usually on their phones 24/7, whether they’re looking at the weather, texting, or more popularly social media. From snapchat to twitter there are so many social media accounts that have been created but is social media a big distraction?
Social media is a distraction if you’re constantly using it and there are cons such as immature children and cyber bullying.
Though despite these negatives, there are positives. For example, social media has scholarship and job opportunities, and a plethora of information. It also gives people a voice to speak about issues that are important to them.
In conclusion, like most things, social media has its positives and negatives, but we shouldn’t become consumed by it.