Humboldt University Berllin
What is populism and is it a useful term?
What is behind the term populism, and do we need it? Political scientist Ertuğ Tombuş of Berlin’s Humboldt University gives us a primer for understanding populism and its link to democracy.
Look out for:
- Relationship elite vs people
- Political rhetoric that gives simplistic answers with scapegoats
- Political representation of people as a totality