Trumpsters, Corbynistas and the rise of the political fan | Curio

Trumpsters, Corbynistas and the rise of the political fan

7 mins | Jul 27, 2017

Why do we suddenly love certain politicians and viciously hate their rivals? Simon Kuper, writing in the Financial Times, looks at the surprising rise of fandom in politics and ties it to the boxing ring mentality of social media activism.

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From Financial Times