Cognitive Distortions and

Democratic Failures:

The Impact of Fake News

on Democratic Politics


27-28 May 2021

14.00-18.00 C.E.T./9.30-17.00 C.E.T.


This conference aims to foster philosophical discussions between scholars with different backgrounds (political theorists, epistemologists, psychologists) on the meaning and impact of fake news and cognitive distortions on democratic politics.