Actions and Detail Panel
PostTruth - Do Populism and New Nationalism Shape The World?
Thu 23 March 2017, 17:30 – 18:30 GMT
TRUMP, BREXIT, LE PEN – what comes next? Are we already living in a “Post Truth” era where objective facts that shape our world become meaningless? Are personal beliefs, emotions, and data-mining the new basis for public debate? There are good reasons why post truth was voted Word of the Year 2016. Join us for a panel discussion with Idil Edes Gallop, renowned expert for Economics and Politics with a Master’s Degree and Doctorate from Duke University and the Boston College in the USA and Max Gallop who optained a PhD in Politics from Duke University in the USA and who is currenly a professor of Government and Public Policy at the University of Strathclyde.