Cambridge Analytica Offered Kellie Leitch a Plan to Use Data About Canadians Who Visit Far-Right News Sites

A firm accused of using big data and “black ops” tactics to manipulate elections around the world quietly pitched a plan to Kellie Leitch’s Conservative leadership campaign about using its data to identify potential supporters.

Cambridge Analytica, a now-defunct British data analytics firm best known for its work with Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, drafted a proposal to help Leitch find people who would be “receptive” to her ideas.

https://pressprogress.ca/cambridge-analytica-offered-kellie-leitch-a-plan-to-use-data-about-canadians-who-visit-far-right-news-sites/

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