what are the ethics of reporting social media posts to someone’s employer?
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AUGUST 29, 2019
” This was only a few days after the mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, and it made me very uneasy. I’m ashamed to say that I decided to send a message to her employer via their Facebook, as it seemed the easiest option. I tried justifying it by saying to myself that threats should be taken seriously and that it was stupid of her to list her employer publicly on her page. It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question.