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The populist social media playbook the battle for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram World news

The populist social media playbook the battle for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram World news Matteo Salvini’s caustic rhetoric carried him to power, but is Narendra Modi’s gentler approach just as effective? Matteo Salvini’s caustic rhetoric carried him to power, but is Narendra Modi’s gentler approach just as effective? When he received the phone call from the leader of the far-right...

Political Extremism in America: Don’t blame Russia, blame Facebook and Twitter | Niall Ferguson

I don’t think the history of the 2016 election will be correctly written until it is clearly stated ‘no Facebook, no Trump.’ Anybody who expected a wonderful happy global community to form on the Internet in which everybody would share cat videos has been gravely disappointed. In fact, what’s happened has been an already quite polarized political scene has become...