Us versus Them

How the dichotomous populist dialectic together with the data crisis are re–shaping our world perception

© Noemi Biasetton, 2018
1. Not without flaws … Anti-Brexit poster by Artist Wolfgang Tillmans, 02. Boris Johnson during an “Out” campaign event, at Europa Worldwide freight company in Dartford, Britain March 11.

‘Us’ Versus ‘Them’

3. “Enemies of the People”, Daily Mail, 4th November 2016. Headline to an article by political editor James Slack. Headline and article were about the three judges who had claimed that the UK Government would require the consent of Parliament to give notice of Brexit. The headline was widely criticized as being inappropriately condemnatory and attracted numerous complaints, given that the British judiciary is independent of the Government.
4. Matteo Salvini, leader of the Italian party Northern League, 5. Marine Le Pen, president of the French party Front National, 6. Geert Wilders, leader of the Dutch Party for Freedom, 7. Norbert Hofer, member of the Austrian Freedom Party.

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