Posts tagged Europe
Europe’s Far-Right Online Bubble

Whether it is Matteo Salvini in Italy, Geert Wilders in the Netherlands or Tomio Okamura in the Czech Republic, populist politicians know that disinformation websites—and their audiences—are their natural allies. But will the upcoming EU parliamentary elections enable Europe’s far-right to harness the power of fake news on social media? Filip Brokes & Francesca Visser find out.

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Searching for Somewhere: My Cosmopolitan Lover’s Affair with Far-Right Populism

A personal essay about how a young, European studies graduate became obsessed by the social media presence of the Austrian leader of Generation Identity, Martin Sellner, and his girlfriend, the American far-right journalist Brittany Pettibone.

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Note from the Editors - Uprooted

At the turn of the last century, Zygmunt Bauman proclaimed that mankind was entering a phase of “liquid modernity.” Humans, he wrote, would become ever more nomadic, and their moral and social identities would be uprooted.

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