Mindfck - Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break America
How much do I want to read more? 6/10
What interests me here is how people can get manipulated to the point a president can be elected, or a referundum can be voted.
How can history can be that much influenced. What technique? How is it done?
One withstands the invasion of armies; one does not withstand the invasion of ideas.
—- VICTOR HUGO
CHAPTER 1 - GENESIS
It’s June 2018, and I’m in Washington to testify a complex web involving Facebook, Russia, WikiLeaks, the Trump campaign, and the Brexit referendum.
People were desperate for information about what had happened between the Trump campaign and Russia, but no one had been able to connect the dots.
had been used by the winning Trump and Brexit campaigns.
Trump and Brexit had deployed the same strategies.