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South Korea’s raucous politics: presidential election outlined by mudslinging and scandal

[ad_1] As a provincial governor and former mayor of a medium-sized metropolis with no parliamentary or cabinet-level expertise, Lee Jae-myung was very a lot an outdoor guess to be South Korea’s subsequent president. Then three increased profile rivals to be the ruling leftwing Democratic occasion candidate all dropped out: one was despatched to jail for… Read More »

Inflow of right-wing customers led to a lot better Reddit polarization earlier than 2016 U.S. election: U of T examine

[ad_1] An increase in political polarization on Reddit boards earlier than the election of Donald Trump was pushed by new, largely right-wing customers, College of Toronto researchers recommend in a brand new examine.  The paper, printed this week in Nature, challenges the idea that polarization on Reddit was primarily attributable to present customers who turned extra… Read More »