Dispatch 7 - Zuckerberg Goes to Washington

As we find out more about the Russian interference in the 2016 US elections, Facebook has had to explain how the data of millions of its users was hacked by Cambridge Analytics in support of the Trump Presidential campaign. Congress is finally getting into the act and in this dispatch I comment on the long awaited testimony of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg in front of Congress. Our favorite media theorist also helps us get a handle on the dark side of these developments. After watching my video, read the articles below for all the details.

References

 

The Key Moments from Mark Zuckerberg's Testimony to Congress

By The Guardian – 4-2018

 

 

I Ditched Facebook in 2013, and It's Been Fine

By Doug Rushkoff – Opinion CNN News