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How social media divides us — a post-Postman analysis of a media landscape in distress

How social media divides us — is it a breeding ground for hate groups, fake news, and click-baits?

How To Fight Populism

Populism is brewing in many Western democracies. Is there a way to fight back? It may be too late — at least this time around.

How to navigate the moral war of political correctness

There’s a moral war raging for our minds. As a business, do you side with the alt-left or the alt-right — or do you find a way to stay clear?

The case against Twitter’s decision to ban political advertising

After the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Twitter's decision to ban political advertising plays to people's fear of data-mining and their distrust of politicians.

The spiral of silence

Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann's well-documented theory on the spiral of silence (1974) explains why fear of isolation might serve the emergence of populism.