Democracy and the politics of identity - EXPeditions

Democracy and the politics of identity

by Peter Pomerantsev
  • Key point 1
    The information, or misinformation, crisis cannot be dealt with from a media standpoint alone.
  • Key point 2
    The information crisis has permeated all aspects of society. This threat to democracy has to be addressed in all of our institutions, systematically.
  • Key point 3
    Individuals turn to smaller, tribal microcosms and close themselves off to deliberative conversation with others.
  • Key point 4
    Fortunately, it is still possible to find commonalities between groups that seem diametrically opposed.