🎧 Digital dystopia: democracy in the internet age (Guardian)

Listened Digital dystopia: democracy in the internet age – podcast by Jordan Erica Webber;Iain Chambers;Max Sanderson from the Guardian

Jordan Erica Webber looks at how our data is being used to push political ideologies

Jordan Erica Webber takes a look at democracy in the digital age, an era in which social media platforms have enabled a new form of political advertising and data companies can provide those who wish to sway elections and referendums with the ability to micro-target individual voters’ private Facebook feeds. Whether this is right or wrong, is everyone forced down this path? I am reminded again of Weapons of Math Destruction

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