- The data was used to figure out HOW to target people, using data that would be collected during the 2016 US Presidential Election campaign most likely legally and voluntarily
As much as we question Trump’s competence, we must all stick to the facts and not go off on flights of fancy that fit our political narratives. As is often the case, we are all easily distracted by the loudest voice in the room so we miss the key point.
What we should all be concerned about is that so many people volunteer details of our personal lives and beliefs. That is the problem here.
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