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Episode 28. How to Manipulate an Election (Trump, Murdoch and Brexit)

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Free and fair elections are the bedrock of any democracy. Today we discuss the ways in which elections can be manipulated; media ownership and influence, foreign PsyOps focused on election interference, and companies like Cambridge Analytica who are hired to swing elections. We also break open a story connecting Brexit and the Russian Ambassador to the United Kingdomws


Kevin Rudd

  • 26th Australian Prime Minister

Nick Mutch

  • The Daily Beast, Der Spiegel

William Marcellino

  • RAND Corporation

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