Articles by Laura Jacobs

March 29, 2023

🔮 Social media: populists’ partners in crime

Laura Jacobs
Social media play a key role in amplifying populist messages. The resulting misinformation, political polarisation, and the proliferation of hate speech, pose challenges for democracy. Laura Jacobs steps into the populist echo chamber
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Laura Jacobs
FRS-FNRS Chargée de recherches, Université Libre de Bruxelles / University of Antwerp

Laura's research interests include anti-immigration party support, voting behaviour, populism and media effects.

She tweets @LCJacobs89

The Loop

Cutting-edge analysis showcasing the work of the political science discipline at its best.
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Advancing Political Science
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