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FB, YouTube, Twitter, Cambridge Analytica, Russia, the GOP & Trump.

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In an online BBC video, Theresa Hong, the Donald Trump campaign’s Digital Content Director, has made a number of startling confessions that she seems to think were bragging points. She’s revealed that Cambridge Analytica, the company suspected of having used voter data stolen by the Russian government to plot its online marketing strategy on Trump’s behalf, ran its operations out of the same offices where the Trump campaign itself was plotting its paid Facebook ad strategy. But the truly shocking revelation is who else she admits was in the building, which Trump’s people called “Project Alamo.”


The BBC interviewer asks Hong, “What were Facebook and Google and YouTube people actually doing here? Why were they here?” She responds by saying “They were helping us, you know. They were basically our hands-on partners as far as being able to utilize the platform as effectively as possible.” Shen then bragged “When you’re pumping in millions and millions of dollars to these social platforms, you’re going to get white glove treatment. So they would send people, you know, representatives to the Project Alamo to ensure that all our needs were being met.” Watch the shocking BBC video below

http://www.palmerreport.com/politics/facebook-employees-trump-office/4784/

VIDEO:

MUST WATCH - This needs to go VIRAL

Propaganda War: FB, Twitter, Russia, the GOP & Trump. Watch & Read the Thread.




edit: UK FULL VIDEO HERE:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b091zhtk/secrets-of-silicon-valley-series-1-2-the-persuasion-machine

Cannot watch unless in the UK.

Secrets Of Silicon Valley
Series 1: 2. The Persuasion Machine


Jamie Bartlett reveals how Silicon Valley's mission to connect the world is disrupting democracy, helping plunge us into an age of political turbulence. Many of the Tech Gods were dismayed when Donald Trump - who holds a very different worldview - won the American presidency, but did they actually help him to win? With the help of a key insider from the Trump campaign's digital operation, Jamie unravels for the first time the role played by social media and Facebook's vital role in getting Trump into the White House. But how did Facebook become such a powerful player?

Jamie learns how Facebook's vast power to persuade was first built for advertisers, combining data about our internet use and psychological insights into how we think. A leading psychologist then shows Jamie how Facebook's hoard of data about us can be used to predict our personalities and other psychological traits. He interrogates the head of the big data analytics firm that targeted millions of voters on Facebook for Trump - he tells Jamie this revolution is unstoppable. But is this great persuasion machine now out of control? Exploring the emotional mechanisms that supercharge the spread of fake news on social media, Jamie reveals how Silicon Valley's persuasion machine is now being exploited by political forces of all kinds, in ways no one - including the Tech Gods who created it - may be able to stop.

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Reply FB, YouTube, Twitter, Cambridge Analytica, Russia, the GOP & Trump. (Original post)
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 OP
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #1
dalton99a Sep 2017 #22
rockfordfile Sep 2017 #2
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #3
Duppers Sep 2017 #17
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #19
Raster Sep 2017 #4
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #5
Raster Sep 2017 #6
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #7
Raster Sep 2017 #8
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #10
CousinIT Sep 2017 #9
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #11
Achilleaze Sep 2017 #12
PRETZEL Sep 2017 #13
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #14
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #15
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #16
rainbow4321 Sep 2017 #18
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #20
rainbow4321 Sep 2017 #24
dalton99a Sep 2017 #21
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #23
FreepFryer Sep 2017 #45
BigmanPigman Sep 2017 #25
dalton99a Sep 2017 #26
Not Ruth Sep 2017 #27
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #32
Not Ruth Sep 2017 #28
Not Ruth Sep 2017 #29
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #31
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #38
smirkymonkey Sep 2017 #30
tanyev Sep 2017 #33
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #34
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #35
L. Coyote Sep 2017 #36
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #37
KewlKat Sep 2017 #39
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #40
NastyRiffraff Sep 2017 #41
Botany Sep 2017 #42
KewlKat Sep 2017 #43
Madam45for2923 Sep 2017 #44
Squinch Feb 2018 #46

Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 09:41 AM

1. What were Facebook and Google and YouTube people actually doing here? Why were they here?

 

“What were Facebook and Google and YouTube people actually doing here? Why were they here?” She responds by saying “They were helping us, you know. They were basically our hands-on partners as far as being able to utilize the platform as effectively as possible.” Shen then bragged “When you’re pumping in millions and millions of dollars to these social platforms, you’re going to get white glove treatment. So they would send people, you know, representatives to the Project Alamo to ensure that all our needs were being met.” Watch the shocking BBC video below

http://www.palmerreport.com/politics/facebook-employees-trump-office/4784/

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Reply #1)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 10:59 AM

22. "Facebook and Google and YouTube people were helping us. They were basically our hands-on partners"

along with Putin's troll army

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:00 AM

2. I seems that Google, Facebook and Twitter are un-American

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Response to rockfordfile (Reply #2)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:12 AM

3. I have noticed something weird going on with them since last year. Pushing stuff to the top that I

 

was NEVER interested in.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Reply #3)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 03:42 AM

17. Same here.

Winger sites that I've never or would ever click on. PISSED me off.

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Response to Duppers (Reply #17)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 10:44 AM

19. I know the feeling. They disgust me and piss me off.

 

Duppers
17. Same here.

Winger sites that I've never or would ever click on. PISSED me off.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:32 AM

4. Cambridge Analyitica EQUALS the Mercer Family EQUALS Breitbart, Bannon*, Conjob*...

...and it appears Facebook, Google and YouTube may have been aiding and abetting?!?

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Response to Raster (Reply #4)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:34 AM

5. Yep! The rabbit hole is deep and it walls are made of sh*t!

 

Raster
4. Cambridge Analyitica [] Mercer Family [] Breitbart, Bannon*, Conjob*...

...and it appears Facebook, Google and YouTube may have been aiding and abetting?!?

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Reply #5)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:37 AM

6. And I believe that those tRump* tower servers set up to directly contact...

...Alpha Bank in Russia are the conduit for Cambridge Analytica to funnel raw election data into the Russian intelligence operatives, i.e. "dancing bear," "fancy bear," and others. I think the rabbit hole is deeper than any of us imagine.

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Response to Raster (Reply #6)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:42 AM

7. Yep! & the Devos siblings too. They are all implicated directly.

 

Directly.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Reply #7)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:47 AM

8. Eric "Blackwater" Prince sees himself as some new digital age warlord...

...and unfortunately, some in the tRump* administration AND EVEN SOME IN THE PENTAGON, see this perverted vision also.

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Response to Raster (Reply #8)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:57 AM

10. I don't know how many people are on Mueller's list to interview but I'm guessing she made like #17

 

I don't know how many people are on Mueller's list to interview but I'm guessing she made like #17

LOL!






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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 10:56 AM

9. So Cambridge Analytica sent data to Russia via Trump Tower server so they'd know who...

...to target on social media with bots and adverts and what data to hack/publicize.

?

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Response to CousinIT (Reply #9)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 11:00 AM

11. Don't forget the hackings plus fake news that were only news some people were getting.

 

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 11:04 AM

12. Oh jeez. republican TeasonWeasels betraying America

sucks cesspool scum. Investigate, prosecute and incarcerate republican TreasonWeasels.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 11:13 AM

13. Might also be time so see what SuperPac monies

were used to buy ads also,

I still think that alot of the Russian monies were either funnelled into RNC coffers through SuperPacs.

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Response to PRETZEL (Reply #13)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 11:27 AM

14. No wonder Mueller's investigation is taking a lot of time. This is a convoluted real conspiracy

 

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 11:36 AM

15. Anyone in the UK? We need this available in the USA!

 

Anyone in the UK? We need this available in the USA!
UK FULL VIDEO HERE:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplaye...

Secrets Of Silicon Valley
Series 1: 2. The Persuasion Machine

Jamie Bartlett reveals how Silicon Valley's mission to connect the world is disrupting democracy, helping plunge us into an age of political turbulence. Many of the Tech Gods were dismayed when Donald Trump - who holds a very different worldview - won the American presidency, but did they actually help him to win? With the help of a key insider from the Trump campaign's digital operation, Jamie unravels for the first time the role played by social media and Facebook's vital role in getting Trump into the White House. But how did Facebook become such a powerful player?

Jamie learns how Facebook's vast power to persuade was first built for advertisers, combining data about our internet use and psychological insights into how we think. A leading psychologist then shows Jamie how Facebook's hoard of data about us can be used to predict our personalities and other psychological traits. He interrogates the head of the big data analytics firm that targeted millions of voters on Facebook for Trump - he tells Jamie this revolution is unstoppable. But is this great persuasion machine now out of control? Exploring the emotional mechanisms that supercharge the spread of fake news on social media, Jamie reveals how Silicon Valley's persuasion machine is now being exploited by political forces of all kinds, in ways no one - including the Tech Gods who created it - may be able to stop.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Thu Sep 7, 2017, 04:43 PM

16. Exposed how exactly social media is being used to influence elections

 

Adding this February OP/thread with LOTS of information here:

https://www.democraticunderground.com/10028716802

neohippie (664 posts)

Exposed how exactly social media is being used to influence elections

Robert Mercer: the big data billionaire waging war on mainstream media,

This is how they influence elections and even financial markets which has proven very successful

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/feb/26/robert-mercer-breitbart-war-on-media-steve-bannon-donald-trump-nigel-farage


Again LOTS MORE IN HERE: https://www.democraticunderground.com/10028716802

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 04:18 AM

18. Ah, yes, Project Alamo..gone but not forgotten, I hope.

Did Parscale ever get called before any committees? Reports this summer said he would be.

Now that he has moved himself out of San Antonio and into what is dubbed the "Little Russia" area of South Florida he can take a nice quick flight to D.C.

I say that because the reason HE gave for leaving San Antonio was because the flights between D.C. and SA were so long and he couldn't attract people to do business with his political consultant company because it was too hard to fly back/forth.

HOWEVER..local SA media reports that I have read online said that he was allegedly chased out of SA because he bragged so much and brought attention to his role in drumf's election.

2 things:
Large Latino population in SA upset with him
The SA tech community are "progressives" and no longer wanted him around.

He now has a role in Trump's PAC. The same PAC that Clark and Lewandowski have joined.

http://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/346931-lewandowski-joins-pro-trump-outside-group

http://www.thedailybeast.com/sheriff-clarke-was-in-talks-for-a-trump-white-house-jobthen-john-kelly-killed-it

http://www.xconomy.com/texas/2017/08/01/trump-campaign-digital-director-parscale-sells-firm-to-cloudcommerce/

http://www.expressnews.com/business/local/article/Trump-campaign-s-Parscale-moves-political-11264594.php



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Response to rainbow4321 (Reply #18)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 10:47 AM

20. Not sure if Parscale was called in but remember him moving when new interest in him was reported in

 

the news. Who Knows. Good question. Will try to see if I find anything.

So great all these morons bragging. They did 1/2 of Mueller's job for him.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Reply #20)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 11:40 AM

24. More on why he left SA

Wonder how much any federal investigation had to do with this...he may have been doing his own political thing but his name was part of the company name and money he took from Trump/cronies may have all gone into the company coffers...



https://therivardreport.com/giles-parscale-success-breeds-a-brand-challenge/

Parscale, meanwhile, has established a new home base and a new company in the Miami area, one that associates say could grow to become a $100 million enterprise. Unfortunately, that won’t be growth San Antonio enjoys.

For Giles, her association with Parscale and his continuing work for the Trump administration has led to local businesses and individuals with strongly held anti-Trump sentiments to ostracize her. That acrimonious treatment has taken its toll on Giles and cost the firm some business it did not want to lose.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 10:57 AM

21. This video clip is a must watch.

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Response to dalton99a (Reply #21)

Fri Sep 8, 2017, 11:34 AM

23. I know, right? Freaky how she is so proud &unaware she got herself a ticket to Mueller's investigat

 

Investigation.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Reply #23)

Sun Sep 10, 2017, 07:09 PM

45. She may just wind up in the Witness Protection Program, rather than be the next Peter Smith. (n/t)

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 02:56 AM

25. $85 MILLION, the bulk of his campaign money?!!

And Facebook only took in $100,000 in fees from Russia. I am NOT buying it! She is so happy and proud...if she had any self respect or integrity she would be ashamed to show her face. This proves anyone can be bought in tRumpland/bizarro world.

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Response to BigmanPigman (Reply #25)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 02:58 AM

26. It had to be a helluva lot more than $100K

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"When you're pumping in millions and millions of dollars to these social platforms, you're going to get white glove treatment"

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 06:00 AM

27. How much did Google get paid to steer search results for Hillary to some fake news?

 

That would make the most sense wouldn't it......

YouTube, I do not care about, they have ads, but I have never watched a single one.

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Response to Not Ruth (Reply #27)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 08:43 AM

32. Great question!!!! About YouTube it is not just the ads but search results. Showing crap that you

 

were not looking for! Like in Google!

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 06:02 AM

28. Mueller could bring down Google and Facebook, now that would be up there with impeachment

 

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 06:41 AM

29. John Schindler is coming for Facebook and Twitter

 

Twitter went after him last month.

Not a good idea Jack.


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Response to Not Ruth (Reply #29)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 08:41 AM

31. I agree with him! Also the others too: Google and YouTube. They're all still at it.

 

I share his anger, most definitely. I want them all to be sued. F*cking Fbook, still lying and minimizing!






Not Ruth
29. John Schindler is coming for Facebook and Twitter

Twitter went after him last month.

Not a good idea Jack.






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Response to Not Ruth (Reply #29)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 12:42 PM

38. I posted another link about Facebook down below on this thread. A must read!

 

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 07:20 AM

30. K&R

 

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 08:58 AM

33. Oh geez. Marking to read later.

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Response to tanyev (Reply #33)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 09:07 AM

34. and watch! That video of the woman showing Cambridge Analytica offices & explaining is a must see!

 

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 11:49 AM

35. More info here!

 

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 11:58 AM

36. Should be "Without crimes, we wouldn't have won."

Facebook did not win the campaign, criminal hacking altered the outcome.

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Response to L. Coyote (Reply #36)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 12:00 PM

37. Yes! There was a lot of f*ckery of all sorts & manner. I hope lots go down.

 

Facebook was part of it. Facebook's hands not clean.


L. Coyote
36. Should be "Without crimes, we wouldn't have won."

Facebook did not win the campaign, criminal hacking altered the outcome.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 12:57 PM

39. i wonder what's in the part of the video we can't see?

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Response to KewlKat (Reply #39)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 12:59 PM

40. I do too!!!!! I wish someone located in the UK would watch and tell us! Or they make it available

 

here in the USA since it is pertinent to us. Or Rachel Maddow do a segment on it.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 01:09 PM

41. Oh. My. Gawd.

This is beyond sickening. We can look forward to Hong doing her bragging before Mueller's team.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 02:21 PM

42. Google, Facebook, and Youtube .... fucking treasonous bastards

“When you’re pumping in millions and millions of dollars to these social platforms, you’re going to get white glove treatment.

"Without facebook we wouldn't have won." Theresa Hong.

So the $150,000 figure that facebook put out was pure bullshit. According to Ms. Hong it was 85 million.


It was a coup and we had treason. "Lock 'em up."

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Sun Sep 10, 2017, 07:29 AM

43. I've found the ENTIRE episode and posted a link on a new discussion thread below.

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Response to KewlKat (Reply #43)

Sun Sep 10, 2017, 08:07 AM

44. Cannot believe you found the whole video! You are awesome.

 

I replied on your thread too. Gonna go watch and then will comment further.

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Response to Madam45for2923 (Original post)

Fri Feb 16, 2018, 11:03 PM

46. Use DuckDuckGo instead of Google and boycott Facebook, Twitter and Youtube.

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