Ep. 621: How Social Media is Reshaping Politics

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Over the last 10 years, the optimism surrounding social media platforms has given way to skepticism and concerns about their impact on democracy. In this episode, Nitansha Bansal and Prateek Waghre discuss some of the defining characteristics of social media and digital communication networks, and how they can affect strong or weak, liberal or authoritarian regimes.

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Follow Prateek Waghre on Twitter - https://twitter.com/prateekwaghre?s=20

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