Eastern exodus

Slavenka Drakulić Eastern members of the EU are experiencing extreme depopulation, due to a combination of mass emigration and low …

Gone viral

Covid-19 in the disinformation ecosystem Péter Krekó Patrik Szicherle From genocidal accusations to alleged cures, the coronavirus pandemic is accompanied …

A computer is all you need

How Big Tech – especially Digital Health – is eroding the social contract   Caroline Molloy Big Tech and its …

The end of anonymity

Daniel Leisegang The increasing use of facial recognition software by security services introduces a new era of surveillance. With it, …

Another media regime is possible

From the liberal public sphere to the information commons   Dan Hind   In response to political pressure, digital platforms …

Lies, fakes and deep fakes

Deceptions and scams in the age of Trump Sidney Tarrow   ‘Deep fakes’ are increasingly being used to damage the …

Gender craze

Revoking the MA in gender studies in Hungary and right-wing populist rhetoric Erzsébet Barát The Orbán regime’s ‘war on gender’ …

The shelf-life of democracies

An interview with George Blecher on US politics in the age of Trump   George Blecher Adam Reichardt   Media …

Trust me, I’m lying

Why fake news is good news Valentin Groebner The history of news is the history of the confusion between the …

Pariahs and parvenus?

Refugees and new divisions in Europe   Valeria Korablyova Hannah Arendt once remarked that the rights of man proved to …

Critique of humanitarian reason

Never have there been more refugees in the world as today: an estimated 45 million in total. So what’s the current relationship …