A story has been on the brew for sometime now about the extend to which big data and the use of what the intelligence agencies call “Psyop’s” played in both the EU referendum and the American presidential election. It has been alleged, something that seems to have crept under the radar of the mainstream media until now, that a company called Cambridge Analyticaused various psyop’s techniques to profile voters and target them with customised adds in order to sway them into voting one way or the other.
“The law/regulatory agencies are such a joke the reality is that anybody who wanted to cheat the law could do it easily without people realising.” Dominic Cummings, head of the vote leave campaign
So for example, if a trawl of a persons Facebook profile led them to believe he was a bit neurotic, they’d bombard him with fake…
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