Donald Trump-Linked Cambridge Analytica Worked in Colombia, Argentina, Mexico | News | teleSUR English
NewsPublication Date: 2018-03-22
Cambridge Analytica, the controversial firm that helped Donald Trump become the President of the United States, has also done work in Colombia, Argentina, Mexico and is in the process of "moving into Brazil" reports from British broadcaster Channel 4 and Bloomberg have revealed. The Political consultancy has come under increased scrutiny in recent weeks after Facebook suspended it for violating Facebook's privacy policies. In a secretly recorded meeting with a journalist posing as a potentia...
NewsPublication Date: 2018-04-18
Contrary to claims made on the controversial company’s website, Cambridge Analytica told British parliament that it was never hired for political campaigning in Colombia. Former Cambridge Analytica director Brittany Kaiser told a parliamentary commission in the UK that it talked to three different campaigns, but was never hired to campaign in the South American country. Kaiser contradicted her own website, which claimed that the company helped an election candidate in Colombia with “reputat...
NewsPublication Date: 2018-03-28
The application was previously available for download in both Mexico and Colombia through the Google Play Store and has already more than one million downloads. With May’s presidential elections approaching, Colombia blocked a Mexican phone application believed to be connected to the notorious Cambridge Analytica, an analytics company accused of using Facebook content information to manipulate voters around the world. The Superintendent of Industry and Commerce ordered a temporary block be ...