Montesquieu Institute: from science to society

Debate in Nieuwspoort

“Look at what happened in Sweden!” The American president Donald Trump almost caused panic by claiming that Sweden had become victim to a terrorist attack.

How do we sort out what is true and what is false in a society with more and more information at our disposal?

In which ways do false facts influence elections? How did it influence the American Elections for example? And does this occur in the Netherlands?

Wednesday the 5th of april 2017 Alexander Pleijter, Kathalijne Buitenweg en Marc Josten debated about fact free politics, moderated by Eva Kuit.

Please note that this event will be held in Dutch