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Feature Article by Paul Rosenberg
The Times is only on the story to hurt Donald Trump of course, but they have nonetheless brought it up. And most of the commenters at The Times' website saw through the ridiculous Blue/Red sideshow. They ignored it and got to the real issues. Here's one snip:
Can we just say it? Facebook is evil. Its entire raison d'etre is the balkanization of communities and nations in pursuit of financial profit. It monetizes and sells the most intimate details of private human relationships.
Here's another that gets to the core:
Power in 21st Century comes from influencing people's choices without their knowledge. Age of mass customization has arrived with weaponizing these techniques.
What the Article Says
In brief, the article notes that Republican donors, through the efforts of someone with connections to the Obama campaigns, hired a company called Cambridge Analytica to produce psychological ("psychographic") profiles of millions
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