The Trait of Selfishness

Lawrence Kohlberg’s Stages of Moral Development breaks down the intentions behind our actions into three basic stages: Pre-Conventional, Conventional, and Post-Conventional. In the Pre-Conventional stages, we are motivated by rewards and by avoiding punishment; I pick up my litter, because I know if I don’t, my mom will yell at me, and then later, I […]

The Social Media Epidemic

Last week, I made an InstaGram account for my dance team. Within five minutes of creating the account, the first posted picture received 103 likes (which means that, within five minutes, 103 people had to accept our follow request, look at our picture, and click the little heart button). To be completely honest, I was […]