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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.
    #60: Political Polarization, Social Media, and News Use in the United States, with Dr. Galen Stocking14 October 2018
    36:33
  2. 2.
    #59: Cybersecurity, the Internet of Things, and Social Media, with Bruce Schneier30 September 2018
    30:57
  3. 3.
    #58: Facebook's Political Ad Archive and Web Scraping to Improve It, with Søren Pedersen16 September 2018
    34:51
  4. 4.
    #57: The 2018 Swedish Elections and Social Media, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten10 September 2018
    58:27
  5. 5.
    #56: Facebook Ad Targeting in the 2017 British General Election, with Dr. Nick Anstead2 September 2018
    33:19
  6. 6.
    #55: Anti-Social Media: Does Facebook Undermine Democracy?, with Dr. Siva Vaidhyanathan26 August 2018
    53:37
  7. 7.
    #54: P2P Texting for Political Campaigns in the Midterm Elections, with Thomas Peters19 August 2018
    37:29
  8. 8.
    #53: Computational Social Science and Digital Methods in the Post-API Age, with Dr. Deen Freelon 12 August 2018
    42:06
  1. 9.
    #52: Paid Media and Political Advertisements for Campaigns, with Anson Kaye29 July 2018
    32:59
  2. 10.
    #51: Email Programs and Digital Campaigning for the Democratic Party, with Matt Compton15 July 2018
    54:09
  3. 11.
    #50: Platforms and News Publishers: Digital Journalism in the Facebook-Google Duopoly, with Rameez Tase1 July 2018
    42:39
  4. 12.
    #49: Advocacy for the Tech Industry, with Matt Schruers17 June 2018
    42:22
  5. 13.
    #48: Cyberattacks on Social Media: Spear Phishing, Trolling, and Disinformation, with Dr. Arun Vishwanath3 June 2018
    36:57
  6. 14.
    #47: GDPR and Political Campaigning, with Brendan Tobin18 May 2018
    35:16
  7. 15.
    #46: Mobilizing the Pack for Political Campaigns and Advocacy, with Tom Lillywhite6 May 2018
    34:09
  8. 16.
    #45: Facebook Ads Transparency in the Irish Abortion Referendum, with Craig Dwyer22 April 2018
    34:23
  9. 17.
    #44: Chatbots for Civic Engagement, with Simon Day8 April 2018
    18:32
  10. 18.
    #43: Mobile Apps for Political Campaigns and Advocacy, with Thomas Peters25 March 2018
    33:16
  11. 19.
    #42: WhatsApp-ening in the Netherlands? Social Media, GroenLinks, and the 2018 Dutch Local Elections, with Hanneke Bruinsma11 March 2018
    34:29
  12. 20.
    #41: Online Political Games: Corbyn Run and the 2017 British Elections, with James Moulding 1 January 2018
    42:41
  13. 21.
    #40: 2017 Year in Review: Social Media and Politics, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten17 December 2017
    1:18:53
  14. 22.
    #39: Data, Democracy, and the Role of Technology in Politics, with Dr. Daniel Kreiss26 November 2017
    1:02:02
  15. 23.
    #38: Algorithms, Social Media, and Society, with Dr. Thore Husfeldt 12 November 2017
    59:45
  16. 24.
    #37: The Dark Web: Social Networks on Tor, with Ciphas 29 October 2017
    55:24
  17. 25.
    #36: Cloaked Facebook Pages, Hate Profiles, and Propaganda, with Johan Farkas15 October 2017
    52:55
  18. 26.
    #35: Character Assassination, Reputation Politics, and Social Media in Russia, with Sergei Samoilenko 18 September 2017
    39:16
  19. 27.
    #34: Participation, Social Media, and the Cyprus conflict, with Dr. Nico Carpentier 20 August 2017
    49:29
  20. 28.
    #33: Policing through Facebook: Social Media and Law Enforcement, with Kenneth Hampton 13 August 2017
    32:27
  21. 29.
    #32: Radicalization and Foreign Fighters: The Story of Lukas, with Karolina Dam 6 August 2017
    1:19:35
  22. 30.
    #31: Political Talk on Social Media: Helping or Hurting Democracy?, with Dr. Scott Wright 30 July 2017
    50:50
  23. 31.
    #30: Gab: The Free Speech Social Network, with Utsav Sanduja 16 July 2017
    51:41
  24. 32.
    #29: Citizen Marketers and the Bernie Sanders Campaign on Social Media, with Dr. Joel Penney9 July 2017
    52:08
  25. 33.
    #28: The UK's New Digital Left: Paid Social, Civic Tech, and Mobilizing the Youth Vote, with Samir Patel 2 July 2017
    28:34
  26. 34.
    #27: Who's Targeting You? Facebook Dark Ads in the British Election Campaign, with Sam Jeffers 25 June 2017
    29:19
  27. 35.
    #26: How Social Media Affects Engagement with Civic and Political Life, with Dr. Shelley Boulianne18 June 2017
    29:32
  28. 36.
    #25: The 2017 British Elections on Social Media, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten10 June 2017
    52:39
  29. 37.
    #24: Donald Trump and Scott Walker's Digital Strategy on Social Media, with Matthew Oczkowski29 May 2017
    40:55
  30. 38.
    #23: Snapchat and the Marco Rubio Campaign, with Eric Wilson22 May 2017
    39:13
  31. 39.
    #22: American Politics and Social Media, with Dr. Alan Rosenblatt 15 May 2017
    53:45
  32. 40.
    #21: The French Elections and Social Media Part 2: Le Pen versus Macron and Predicting Election Outcomes, with Dr. Antoine Bevort4 May 2017
    44:15
  33. 41.
    #20: The French Elections and Social Media Part 1: What News are Citizens Sharing on Social Media?, with Daniel Fazekas1 May 2017
    1:05:18
  34. 42.
    #19: World Leaders on Instagram: Governing through Photography, Selfies, and Live Stories, with Matthias Luefkens 23 April 2017
    33:03
  35. 43.
    #18: Dark Social Media like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, and WeChat: What do they mean for Politics and Marketing?, with Paul Hurley 17 April 2017
    35:06
  36. 44.
    #17: Social Media and Politics in Nigeria, with Yomi Kazeem 10 April 2017
    29:06
  37. 45.
    #16: Challenging Nancy Pelosi for Congress: Social Media's Role in Grassroots Campaigning, with Preston Picus 2 April 2017
    36:39
  38. 46.
    #15: Social Media and Anti-Corruption Protests in Romania, with the Facebook Page 'Corruption Kills' 26 March 2017
    47:15
  39. 47.
    #14: The 2017 Dutch Elections and Political Campaigning on Social Media in the Netherlands, with Dr. Kristof Jacobs 13 March 2017
    26:04
  40. 48.
    #13: "Last Night in Sweden": Responding to Donald Trump while Branding a Nation on Social Media, with Emma Randecker5 March 2017
    42:31
  41. 49.
    #12: The YouTube Algorithm and its Implication for Politics, with Matt Gielen 13 February 2017
    45:25
  42. 50.
    #11: Social Media and Nonprofit Organizations Serving Immigrants in the United States, with Dr. Heath Brown2 February 2017
    39:26
  43. 51.
    #10: Bots on Social Media and How They Impact News and Politics, with Samuel Woolley 18 January 2017
    33:43
  44. 52.
    #9: Twitter, ISIS, and Sentiment Analysis: Using Big Data to Measure Public Opinion about Terrorism, with Dr. Luigi Curini3 January 2017
    41:36
  45. 53.
    #8: 2016 Year in Review: Bots, Fake News, and Campaigning on Snapchat, with Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten20 December 2016
    1:10:06
  46. 54.
    #7: Social Media and Political Youth Organizations in Denmark, with Emilie Demant 12 December 2016
    22:08
  47. 55.
    #6: Digital Marketing on Social Media for Political Campaigns, with Chasen Campbell 28 November 2016
    30:39
  48. 56.
    #5: Hillary for Prison and Instagram: Grassroots Campaigning through Memes, with Emily Longworth27 October 2016
    18:22
  49. 57.
    #4: E-Voting and Elections: How does it work in Estonia?, with Jason Kitcat 27 October 2016
    17:27
  50. 58.
    #3: Öresundsrevolutionen and Facebook: Protesting Sweden's Border Controls on Social Media, with Niels Paarup-Petersen27 October 2016
    32:03
  51. 59.
    #2: Twitter and Political Debates: What Dual Screening means for Democracy and Political Participation, with Dr. Cristian Vaccari 27 October 2016
    30:45
  52. 60.
    #1: The European Parliament on Snapchat: Engaging EU Youth in Politics through Social Media, with Karolina Wozniak 27 October 2016
    19:09

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