Social Media #23

The Western Bubble

Dec 7 2022 • 57 mins

Today we analyse the impact of social media on the Western Bubble with the specific focus on Twitter and Elon Musk as a case study. We answer how social media intensifies the Bubble and what problems this causes.

This podcast is published with the help of RAIA and edited by RAIA associate Usama Ghanem but is an individual project between the Director of RAIA Dario Hasenstab and Balder Hageraats, with the generous research and analysis assistance of Linda Steiner. If you would like to get in touch with us write us an email at or connect with us on Twitter via @JD_Hasenstab and @BHageraats.