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About Bertie Vidgen

Bertie Vidgen is a PhD student at the University of Oxford and Alan Turing Institute. He researches the drivers and patterns of xenophobic behaviour on social media, and far right extremism online.

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Sunny Hundal is openDemocracy’s social media editor.

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Mythbusting Britain First - 5 things you need to know

Since Donald Trump retweeted three videos from Britain First last week, the far right organisation has received a lot of attention - but some has been highly speculative. Here we sort the myths from the facts.

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