6 May 2019
Can digital technology reivent democrary ? Copyrigths Sciences Po

Cogito 6 – Dossier

Can digital technology reinvent democracy? To shed light on an issue as complex, multidimensional and often discussed in a Manichean way, researchers and Sciences Po […]
6 May 2019
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What democracy is doing with digital technology

by Dominique Cardon, Director of médialab. After being touted for showing democratic promise, digital technologies are today accused of disseminating fake news and serving as […]
6 May 2019
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Creative Commons and Open Source licenses – Do digital freedoms conflict with property rights?

by Séverine Dusollier Full Professor, Law School Revolutions often start with stories, anger, and frustrations that are a priori insignificant and anecdotal. This is the […]
6 May 2019

Strong links between social inequalities and political activism

by Jen Schradie, Assistant Professor, Researcher at the Center for Studies in Social Change The promises of digital democracy We had such high hopes for […]
6 May 2019
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What the European far rights share on social networks

by Caterina Froio Assistant Professor at the Center for European Studies and Comparative Politics   The online presence of far-right organizations, activists, and figures, and […]
6 May 2019

The political consequences of technological change

by Bruno Palier, researcher at the Centre for European Studies and Comparative Politics LIEPP director Studying the political consequences of digital technology does not just […]
6 May 2019
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Digital public space to the test of fake news: a Franco-American comparison

par Dominique Cardon, Jean-Philippe Cointet, Benjamin Ooghe-Tabanou, Guillaume Plique, médialab Bruno Patino, Jean-François Fogel, School of journalism This article draws on a survey conducted by […]
6 May 2019
Rentrée politique 2015 pour Marine Le Pen à Brachet. Crédits : TV Patriotes. CC BY 2.0

Fact-checking: between beliefs and knowledge, a tough fight to win

by Emeric Henry Associate Professor, Department of economics. “Fake news”, or infox, have become the great animators of recent elections, from the pro-Brexit campaign in […]
6 May 2019

Analyzing democracies and societies with digital technology

by the médialab team Created in 2009 at the initiative of the philosopher and sociologist Bruno Latour, Sciences Po’s medialab first saw digital technology as […]