CIMS members Stijn Joye, Daniël Biltereyst and Sofie Van Bauwel have contributed to Versvak.nl, read it here. Versvak is a Dutch online journal that aims to popularize scientific work and communicate it to a broader audience. Their essay is part of a special issue on democracy and addresses the complex and diverse role of media in a democratic society. It is based on the recently published edited volume ‘Media, Democratie & Identiteit’ (2016). For more information about this book, please click here (Dutch).