Trolling Scholars Debunk the Idea That the Alt-Right’s Shitposters Have Magic Powers

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  • Co-Author:
  • Jessica L. Beyer with Whitney Phillips and Gabriella Coleman
  • Publisher: Motherboard
  • Date: March 22, 2017
Troll and Trump

Asserting that alt-right “trolls” were a deciding factor in Trump’s victory minimizes the broader trends that amplified their influence.