News broke this month that a data firm, Cambridge Analytica, harvested Facebook data to influence the U.S. presidential election, and likely helped Trump win. And terrifyingly enough, it’s not just Trump. Leaders all over the world (Philippines, Myanmar) are using social media to get those likes, shares — oh! and also to spread fake news and propaganda so their people can never know what’s true or false again. And all that is terrifying.
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