2017-03-23 17:33:28

Trump Backers Bankroll Firm Developing Psychological Profiles of Every U.S. Voter

One of the more mysterious parts of the Mercer family’s political orbit is Cambridge Analytica. The data firm claims it has psychological profiles of over 200 million American voters. The firm was hired by the Trump campaign to help it target its message to potential voters. The Mercers have bankrolled the company and placed Steve Bannon on its board. We speak to The New Yorker’s Jane Mayer.

Amy Goodman Democracy Now! Donald Trump The White House United States

Related

Democracy Now!

“Harm Is Still Being Done”: 36 Years After MOVE Bombing, Misuse of Children’s Remains Reopens Wounds

“Harm Is Still Being Done”: 36 Years After MOVE Bombing, Misuse of Children’s Remains Reopens Wounds

Democracy Now!

Israel Kills Dozens in Gaza While Imposing “Constant War” on Palestinian Residents of Jerusalem

Israel Kills Dozens in Gaza While Imposing “Constant War” on Palestinian Residents of Jerusalem

The David Pakman Show

Lindsey Graham: Republicans "Can't Grow Without" Trump

Lindsey Graham: Republicans "Can't Grow Without" Trump

The Thom Hartmann Program

Hartmann: 3 Times GOP Committed Crimes To Steal US Elections

Hartmann: 3 Times GOP Committed Crimes To Steal US Elections

Proud Partners