Privacy

The blogs are writing about today’s Washington Post story comparing Democrat and Republican election tactics. Bloggers like Kos and MyDD wrote about how money received by Democratic consultants affected their ad-placement decisions.

The article also talked about how Republicans used a “data mining” technique “enabling Bush to identify and target potential voters with pinpoint precision.” Alice at GOTV asks a good question in her post, The means determines the ends, TargetPoint Consulting:

“What do you think the chances are that politicians who are elected by such means are going to protect our privacy?”

Go read.

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