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Social Media and Politics

By Michael Bossetta Social Media Politics

Social Media and Politics is a podcast bringing you innovative, first-hand insights into how social media is changing the political game. Subscribe for interviews and analysis with politicians, academics, and leading digital strategists to get their take on how social media influences the ways we engage with politics and democracy. Social Media and Politics is hosted by Michael Bossetta, political scientist at the University of Copenhagen. Check out the podcast's official website: http://socialmediaandpolitics.org.

  1. 1.
    #65: The Logics of Datafication, Algorithms, and Artificial Intelligence, with Dr. Jakob Svensson11/25/2018
    41:14
  2. 2.
    #64: Platform API Lockouts, Occupy Wall Street, and Transnational Activism, with Dr. Dan Mercea and Dr. Shawn Walker11/18/2018
    43:28
  3. 3.
    #63: Brexit Botnets and Hyperpartisan News Sharing on Twitter, with Dr. Marco Bastos11/04/2018
    39:49
  4. 4.
    #62: P2P Texting for Democrats in the 2018 Midterm Elections, with Naseem Makiya10/28/2018
    23:14
  5. 5.
    #61: Inoculating Fake News and Disinformation on Social Media, with Ruurd Oosterwoud10/21/2018
    31:04
  6. 6.
    #60: Political Polarization, Social Media, and News Use in the United States, with Dr. Galen Stocking10/14/2018
    36:33
  7. 7.
    #59: Cybersecurity, the Internet of Things, and Social Media, with Bruce Schneier09/30/2018
    30:57
  8. 8.
    #58: Facebook's Political Ad Archive and Web Scraping to Improve It, with Søren Pedersen09/16/2018
    34:51
  1. 9.
    #57: The 2018 Swedish Elections and Social Media, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten09/10/2018
    58:27
  2. 10.
    #56: Facebook Ad Targeting in the 2017 British General Election, with Dr. Nick Anstead09/02/2018
    33:19
  3. 11.
    #55: Anti-Social Media: Does Facebook Undermine Democracy?, with Dr. Siva Vaidhyanathan08/26/2018
    53:37
  4. 12.
    #54: P2P Texting for Political Campaigns in the Midterm Elections, with Thomas Peters08/19/2018
    37:29
  5. 13.
    #53: Computational Social Science and Digital Methods in the Post-API Age, with Dr. Deen Freelon 08/12/2018
    42:06
  6. 14.
    #52: Paid Media and Political Advertisements for Campaigns, with Anson Kaye07/29/2018
    32:59
  7. 15.
    #51: Email Programs and Digital Campaigning for the Democratic Party, with Matt Compton07/15/2018
    54:09
  8. 16.
    #50: Platforms and News Publishers: Digital Journalism in the Facebook-Google Duopoly, with Rameez Tase07/01/2018
    42:39
  9. 17.
    #49: Advocacy for the Tech Industry, with Matt Schruers06/17/2018
    42:22
  10. 18.
    #48: Cyberattacks on Social Media: Spear Phishing, Trolling, and Disinformation, with Dr. Arun Vishwanath06/03/2018
    36:57
  11. 19.
    #47: GDPR and Political Campaigning, with Brendan Tobin05/18/2018
    35:16
  12. 20.
    #46: Mobilizing the Pack for Political Campaigns and Advocacy, with Tom Lillywhite05/06/2018
    34:09
  13. 21.
    #45: Facebook Ads Transparency in the Irish Abortion Referendum, with Craig Dwyer04/22/2018
    34:23
  14. 22.
    #44: Chatbots for Civic Engagement, with Simon Day04/08/2018
    18:32
  15. 23.
    #43: Mobile Apps for Political Campaigns and Advocacy, with Thomas Peters03/25/2018
    33:16
  16. 24.
    #42: WhatsApp-ening in the Netherlands? Social Media, GroenLinks, and the 2018 Dutch Local Elections, with Hanneke Bruinsma03/11/2018
    34:29
  17. 25.
    #41: Online Political Games: Corbyn Run and the 2017 British Elections, with James Moulding 01/01/2018
    42:41
  18. 26.
    #40: 2017 Year in Review: Social Media and Politics, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten12/17/2017
    1:18:53
  19. 27.
    #39: Data, Democracy, and the Role of Technology in Politics, with Dr. Daniel Kreiss11/26/2017
    1:02:02
  20. 28.
    #38: Algorithms, Social Media, and Society, with Dr. Thore Husfeldt 11/12/2017
    59:45
  21. 29.
    #37: The Dark Web: Social Networks on Tor, with Ciphas 10/29/2017
    55:24
  22. 30.
    #36: Cloaked Facebook Pages, Hate Profiles, and Propaganda, with Johan Farkas10/15/2017
    52:55
  23. 31.
    #35: Character Assassination, Reputation Politics, and Social Media in Russia, with Sergei Samoilenko 09/18/2017
    39:16
  24. 32.
    #34: Participation, Social Media, and the Cyprus conflict, with Dr. Nico Carpentier 08/20/2017
    49:29
  25. 33.
    #33: Policing through Facebook: Social Media and Law Enforcement, with Kenneth Hampton 08/13/2017
    32:27
  26. 34.
    #32: Radicalization and Foreign Fighters: The Story of Lukas, with Karolina Dam 08/06/2017
    1:19:35
  27. 35.
    #31: Political Talk on Social Media: Helping or Hurting Democracy?, with Dr. Scott Wright 07/30/2017
    50:50
  28. 36.
    #30: Gab: The Free Speech Social Network, with Utsav Sanduja 07/16/2017
    51:41
  29. 37.
    #29: Citizen Marketers and the Bernie Sanders Campaign on Social Media, with Dr. Joel Penney07/09/2017
    52:08
  30. 38.
    #28: The UK's New Digital Left: Paid Social, Civic Tech, and Mobilizing the Youth Vote, with Samir Patel 07/02/2017
    28:34
  31. 39.
    #27: Who's Targeting You? Facebook Dark Ads in the British Election Campaign, with Sam Jeffers 06/25/2017
    29:19
  32. 40.
    #26: How Social Media Affects Engagement with Civic and Political Life, with Dr. Shelley Boulianne06/18/2017
    29:32
  33. 41.
    #25: The 2017 British Elections on Social Media, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten06/10/2017
    52:39
  34. 42.
    #24: Donald Trump and Scott Walker's Digital Strategy on Social Media, with Matthew Oczkowski05/29/2017
    40:55
  35. 43.
    #23: Snapchat and the Marco Rubio Campaign, with Eric Wilson05/22/2017
    39:13
  36. 44.
    #22: American Politics and Social Media, with Dr. Alan Rosenblatt 05/15/2017
    53:45
  37. 45.
    #21: The French Elections and Social Media Part 2: Le Pen versus Macron and Predicting Election Outcomes, with Dr. Antoine Bevort05/04/2017
    44:15
  38. 46.
    #20: The French Elections and Social Media Part 1: What News are Citizens Sharing on Social Media?, with Daniel Fazekas05/01/2017
    1:05:18
  39. 47.
    #19: World Leaders on Instagram: Governing through Photography, Selfies, and Live Stories, with Matthias Luefkens 04/23/2017
    33:03
  40. 48.
    #18: Dark Social Media like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, and WeChat: What do they mean for Politics and Marketing?, with Paul Hurley 04/17/2017
    35:06
  41. 49.
    #17: Social Media and Politics in Nigeria, with Yomi Kazeem 04/10/2017
    29:06
  42. 50.
    #16: Challenging Nancy Pelosi for Congress: Social Media's Role in Grassroots Campaigning, with Preston Picus 04/02/2017
    36:39
  43. 51.
    #15: Social Media and Anti-Corruption Protests in Romania, with the Facebook Page 'Corruption Kills' 03/26/2017
    47:15
  44. 52.
    #14: The 2017 Dutch Elections and Political Campaigning on Social Media in the Netherlands, with Dr. Kristof Jacobs 03/13/2017
    26:04
  45. 53.
    #13: "Last Night in Sweden": Responding to Donald Trump while Branding a Nation on Social Media, with Emma Randecker03/05/2017
    42:31
  46. 54.
    #12: The YouTube Algorithm and its Implication for Politics, with Matt Gielen 02/13/2017
    45:25
  47. 55.
    #11: Social Media and Nonprofit Organizations Serving Immigrants in the United States, with Dr. Heath Brown02/02/2017
    39:26
  48. 56.
    #10: Bots on Social Media and How They Impact News and Politics, with Samuel Woolley 01/18/2017
    33:43
  49. 57.
    #9: Twitter, ISIS, and Sentiment Analysis: Using Big Data to Measure Public Opinion about Terrorism, with Dr. Luigi Curini01/03/2017
    41:36
  50. 58.
    #8: 2016 Year in Review: Bots, Fake News, and Campaigning on Snapchat, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten12/20/2016
    1:10:06
  51. 59.
    #7: Social Media and Political Youth Organizations in Denmark, with Emilie Demant 12/12/2016
    22:08
  52. 60.
    #6: Digital Marketing on Social Media for Political Campaigns, with Chasen Campbell 11/28/2016
    30:39
  53. 61.
    #5: Hillary for Prison and Instagram: Grassroots Campaigning through Memes, with Emily Longworth10/27/2016
    18:22
  54. 62.
    #4: E-Voting and Elections: How does it work in Estonia?, with Jason Kitcat 10/27/2016
    17:27
  55. 63.
    #3: Öresundsrevolutionen and Facebook: Protesting Sweden's Border Controls on Social Media, with Niels Paarup-Petersen10/27/2016
    32:03
  56. 64.
    #2: Twitter and Political Debates: What Dual Screening means for Democracy and Political Participation, with Dr. Cristian Vaccari 10/27/2016
    30:45
  57. 65.
    #1: The European Parliament on Snapchat: Engaging EU Youth in Politics through Social Media, with Karolina Wozniak 10/27/2016
    19:09

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