Millennial commentators are re-centering public discourse, a new study has found. “I think it’s now even more important for younger people to counter this new kind of conservative populism,” said Alessandra Tompolino, assistant professor of American Studies at Drexel University. The “millennial right” has gained considerable ground in politics in recent years, not only enabled, but effectively harboured by private social media platforms. The study found that in 3 out of 5 opportunities, online discussion descended into meme-driven ideological debate rife with…

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