Algorithmic populism and algorithmic activism

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Digitalization gave birth to a new form of populism: algorithmic populism. If we want to understand contemporary populism, we should understand it in its social, political, economic and technological context. Algorithmic populism cannot be understood without taking the uptake and algorithmic activism in particular into account.
Original languageEnglish
JournalDiggit Magazine
Publication statusPublished - 28 Oct 2018


  • digital activism
  • algorithmic populism
  • algorithmic activism
  • algorithms
  • digital culture
  • digital politics
  • Trump
  • politics
  • digital media
  • digital communication
  • digital era
  • bots
  • social bots
  • fake accounts


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