What can language data tell us about Trump’s state of mind

There have been speculations for a while, some of which to be found in the more alternative / darker parts of the web whilst others appearing in less speculative and more fact-based platforms.

In our post-truth society of fake news we have to be extra careful about what to believe or not to believe. One way of dealing with the dilemma is doing your own analysis – which is exactly what we are doing here at Braingraph.

So, in co-operation with data scientist Richard Brooker, we have analysed US president Donald Trump’s speeches in order to determine whether the rumours about his declining cognitive state are true. Here is what we found out: