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By CCN: Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is playing both sides of the social media game.

In another two-faced move by the always controversial New York rep, Ocasio-Cortez has announced that she is discontinuing her personal use of Facebook. She also refers to social media as a “public health risk,” commenting:

“I think that social media poses a public health risk to everybody. There are amplified impacts for young people, particularly children under the age of three with screen time, but I think it has a lot of effects on older people. I think it has effects on everybody. Increased isolation, depression, anxiety, addiction and escapism.”

AOC Isn’t Saying Anything New

First off, this is information we’ve all heard before. Look on any blog discussing the negative effects of social media and it will likely say the same thing. One site – makeuseof.com – published a piece about the negative side effects of social media just six months ago. Among the side effects listed were “depression and anxiety,” which earned the No. 1 spot, and “addiction,” which earned the No. 7 spot. All three side effects are mentioned by AOC, so what she’s saying is just a repetition of things we’ve already heard.

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