Social media's echo chamber fuels migrant backlash in Sweden, Finland

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Refugees and migrants came to these Nordic countries in record numbers in 2015. Some Swedes and Finns are using Facebook and Twitter to voice opinions that would have seemed unthinkable a few years ago.

Period27 Aug 2016

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  • TitleSocial media's echo chamber fuels migrant backlash in Sweden, Finland
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletCNET
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    Date27/08/2016
    DescriptionRefugees and migrants came to these Nordic countries in record numbers in 2015. Some Swedes and Finns are using Facebook and Twitter to voice opinions that would have seemed unthinkable a few years ago.
    Producer/AuthorLaura Hautala
    URLhttps://www.cnet.com/news/refugee-crisis-europe-social-media-impact-on-sweden-finland/
    PersonsNiko Johannes Pyrhönen