Cambridge Analytica hacked our social lives to drive populist agendas – that’s why this is a big deal

Late last year before news of the Facebook data mining scandal broke Cambridge Analytica told Campaign magazine that getting people to vote is “no different from marketing toothpaste”. The shameless brag by¬†commercial vice-president Richard Robinson gave an unvarnished view of how the company works, by “understanding people’s motives”, what their¬†“attitudes and opinions” are and what … Continue reading Cambridge Analytica hacked our social lives to drive populist agendas – that’s why this is a big deal