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The Great Hack: the film that goes behind the scenes of the Facebook data scandal

The Great Hack: the film that goes behind the scenes of the Facebook data scandalThis week, a Netflix documentary on Cambridge Analytica sheds light on one of the most complex scandals of our time. Carole Cadwalladr, who broke the story and appears in the film, looks at the fallout – and finds ‘surveillance capitalism’ out of control Related: Arron Banks threatens Netflix over Great Hack documentary Cambridge Analytica may have become the byword for a scandal, but it’s not entirely clear that anyone knows exactly what that scandal is. It’s more like toxic word association: “Facebook”, “data”, “harvested”, “weaponised”, “Trump” and, in this country, most controversially, “Brexit”. Continue reading… ….. Read More.THE GUARDIAN – General | World News & EventsSat, July 20, 20194 hours ago

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Colm Tóibín: ‘A book wouldn’t improve Trump’

Colm Tóibín: ‘A book wouldn’t improve Trump’The author of Brooklyn and The Master discusses fathers and families, the new wave of female Irish novelists – and the only time he wishes he owned a TVColm Tóibín is an award-winning Irish writer of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. He is also a professor of the humanities at Columbia University, New York. He was born in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, the setting for several of his books, and educated at University College Dublin. His novels include The Master, Nora Webster and The House of Names. The film adaptation of Brooklyn, about a young Irish emigrant to New York, earned three Oscar nominations in 2015. His latest book, Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know: The Fathers of Wilde, Yeats and Joyce, is published by Penguin this week.When did you get the idea to write a book about the fathers of Joyce, Yeats and Wilde?It began…

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Trump Is Betting on Race in 2020. He May Not Have a Choice.

Trump Is Betting on Race in 2020. He May Not Have a Choice.Buried beneath the blustery bravado of Donald Trump’s openly racist attacks on four Democratic congresswomen of color were clear signs of electoral anxiety.Trump insists he is producing great results for the country, especially on the economy. And yet, at the price of provoking great backlash, he moved in an unprecedented manner this week to portray four non-white Democratic representatives as fundamentally un-American, not only ideologically but also racially and ethnically.In so doing, Trump has telegraphed that, ahead of 2020, he hopes to focus at least as much on the jagged divide of “Who is a real American?” as on the traditional question incumbent presidents seeking reelection highlight during generally good economic times: “Are you better off than you were four years ago?”That choice may reflect the convergence of inclination and calculation. Trump’s instinct is to center his politics…

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2019 Marconi Award Nominees Announced

2019 Marconi Award Nominees Announced The NAB has announced the 2019 nominees for the annual Marconi awards to be presented at the Radio Show in Dallas on September 26. Note: We have reached out to the NAB for clarification on the Spanish station of the year nominees as they have “KLNZ-FM, Los Angeles, CA” listed. There is no KLNZ in Los Angeles, but Entravision’s “La Tricolor 103.5” in Phoenix holds those call letters. The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced the finalists for the 2019 NAB Marconi Radio Awards, honoring radio stations and on-air personalities for excellence in broadcasting. The winners will be announced September 26 at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show, held during the 2019 Radio Show in Dallas, Texas. The 2019 NAB Marconi Radio Awards are recognizing two new award categories, “Legendary Manager of the Year” and “Best Radio Station Podcast.” Additionally, “Best College Radio…

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Shaquem, Shaquill Griffin: UCF coach George O’Leary was ‘very degrading’ when he for...

Shaquem, Shaquill Griffin: UCF coach George O’Leary was ‘very degrading’ when he for…Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin suggested former UCF coach George O’Leary was “very degrading” when he forced them to cut their hair in college. The Griffin twins recounted the story of how they were forced to cut their hair shorter than their teammates during an interview with Sports Illustrated… ….. Read More.ORLANDO SENTINEL – Sports | Sports & RecreationThu, July 18, 20192 days ago

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