Digital Dissidents and Democracy

When I started to think about this project in January 2017 there was an interesting debate on Al Jazeera on the effects of Digital media on political processes and democracy. This started with the Arab Spring, then Trump and more recently with Jeremy Corbyn.

See Digital Media in Development guardian on-line article

The following video link has some interesting animated illustration.

https://uniteyouthdublin.files.wordpress.com/2015/01/digital-media-and-democracy-tactics-in-hard-times.pdf