Malign actors have been “rewriting the present” & entering the EU’s national public spheres to shape public opinion during the coronavirus pandemic. Program Manager Nad’a Kovalcikova argues that Europe needs to build a transnational, interoperable public sphere to counter growing undemocratic practices in the media world. Such a sphere “may prevent the geopolitical and ideational influence of authoritarian actors on European democracies’ discourse, and it might help build societal immunity against any future infodemic,” she writes in EURACTIV.
Nad’a Kovalcikova on the Need for a European Public Sphere to Combat Disinformation in EURACTIV
April 28, 2020|