Lyana Dymova: The “post-truth” society phenomenon. An effect against the truth

31 July 2017

The “post-truth” society phenomenon, which refers to a situation when objective facts are less important for development of a public opinion than appeal to emotions and personal beliefs, is one the most urgent topics for a discussion today because it erodes a boundary between facts and fiction, makes it less distinct, writes employee of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund Lyana Dymova.