Social Movements in the Age of Fake News With Erica Chenoweth

February 21, 2020
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Erica Chenoweth examines how nonviolent social movements can succeed against the rise of fictional narratives in the media. 

From the Arab Spring to the Black Lives Matter movement, civil resistance occurs around the world. But how can nonviolent social movements succeed against the rise of fictional narratives in the media? Erica Chenoweth, Berthold Beitz Professor in Human Rights and International Affairs, discusses these topics and more during this Wiener Conference Call.

Wiener Conference Calls recognize Malcolm Wiener’s role in proposing and supporting this series as well as the Wiener Center for Social Policy at Harvard Kennedy School.

Read full conference call transcript.