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Kanye West and the Digital Information Matrix: Lessons on Misinformation from a Hip Hop Artist

Paper by Journalist Fellow

Is society devolving to internet-based tribalism? Or are corporations like Facebook, Google and TenCent the new nobility in a Feudal system? What does this mean for the way we read and process news.

Caithlin Mercer looks at the online education of Kanye West, to see what can be done to make sure citizens see the information they need.