If The Deutsche Post Does It It’s Different

As usual, German Scheiße doesn’t stink.

Deutsche Post

When it comes to data mining = Cambridge Analytica = Facebook = US-Amerika, we’re talking pure evil. The Deutsche Post, on the other hand, is the Deutsche Post so it ain’t no big deal – when they do the same thing. The outrage hält sich in Grenzen (is kept within limits).

Deutsche Post sold client microtargeting data to the Christian Democrats and Free Democrats before the 2017 elections. Is this a scandal along the lines of Cambridge Analytica in the US? That depends on whom you ask.

“German ‘data-driven’ canvassing cannot be compared with the highly sophisticated US campaigns, which use reliable data, experimental findings and data modeling to identify individual voter targets.”

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3 responses

  1. Another good Europe story that has not been reported by the German magazines. The murder rate for London, England has exceeded the murder rate of New York City for the first three months of this year.
    If the trend continues to the end of the year, this will be the first time since 1791 that London has had more murders than New York. The big paradox is that most of the London murders are do to knife attacks, while the U.S. thugs still prefer firearms. This is going to blow away the gun control argument.

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