The blue-eyed devil rapists: An exploration of the discourse on Twitter around land thieves in a South African context

Title: The blue-eyed devil rapists: An exploration of the discourse on Twitter around land thieves in a South African context Author: Dr. Burgert Senekal, University of the Free State. Ensovoort, volume 41 (2020), number 7: 1 Abstract In recent years, anti-white rhetoric has seemingly increased in South Africa, with various researchers and Non-Government Organisations becoming… Continue reading The blue-eyed devil rapists: An exploration of the discourse on Twitter around land thieves in a South African context

#doomsdayprepper: Analysing the online prepper community on Instagram1

Title: #doomsdayprepper: Analysing the online prepper community on Instagram1 Abstract Prepping, the activity of preparing for large-scale disasters, has become a global phenomenon and received increasing attention in academic circles recently. Since online platforms play a key role in this movement, the current study analyses images posted on the social media platform, Instagram. Using machine… Continue reading #doomsdayprepper: Analysing the online prepper community on Instagram1