March 20, 2018 8:51 am -

How Big Data, Big Marketing and Big Politics Turned 50 Million Americans into Lab Rats

Over the weekend, work by a company called Cambridge Analytica edged into the news, courtesy of a New York Times examination of how the company got hold of private data of 50 million U.S. Facebook users and turned the data into a political weapon for Donald Trump’s 2016 election campaign. MORE…

D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.