Politics and Democracy Research Group

This research group broadly encompasses projects and topics examining the inter-relationship of social media, politics, and democracy. Topics and interests cover political communication, inter-group political communication among users and communities, the role of online communication in established and emerging democracies, as well as illiberal regimes; online social movements, political activism, resistance, elections, etc.

DMRC research programs

This group contributes to the research within the following DMRC research programs:

Digital Publics

Computational Communication & Culture

Governing Digital Societies 

Group Members