Institute for Web Science and Technologies · Universität Koblenz - Landau
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Research Focus E-Democracy on Social Bots and Echo Chambers at the Democracy Day Rhineland-Palatinate

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Social bots try to influence us in our opinion-forming on the Internet. But we ourselves sometimes get in the way of an objective collection of information. The President of the Landtag, Hendrik Hering, Prof. Maria Wimmer and JProf. Tobias Rothmund from the research focus E-Democracy discussed together with the audience of Democracy Day Rhineland-Palatinate how these processes work and what we can do to prevent them. Further information is available at


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