Trump attributes election win to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Thursday, 1 December 2016 Donald Trump has declared that social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter have helped him win the presidency. Although he is considering about toning down the use of these networks, it may seem unlikely judging from the fact that he has used them to respond against his critics.
Taking hope from Donald Trump’s US election triumph, Austria’s far-right presidential candidate Norbert Hofer is eager to surf a tide of anti-establishment populism sweeping the West and win this Sunday’s re-run election.
For supporters of his independent rival, Alexander Van der Bellen,...