Chat Transcript: Targeting the Electorate

October 30, 2012
/

The campaigns have more information about you then ever before. What are they doing with it?

In The Digital Campaign, the PBS Newshour’s Hari Sreenivasan investigates how the presidential campaigns are using that data, and controversial new tactics, to target voters this election.

Join the PBS Newshour, FRONTLINE and ITVS for a live screening of the film today at 7 pm ET, followed by a chat with correspondent Hari Sreenivasan.

Join in here: http://bit.ly/TkhNuA

To take part, you’ll need a good Internet connection, the most recently updated version of your Internet browser and the latest version of Adobe flash player.

Please note — this is an experimental product, so let us know what you think and if you have any trouble using it.

We hope you’ll join us.

In order to foster a civil and literate discussion that respects all participants, FRONTLINE has the following guidelines for commentary. By submitting comments here, you are consenting to these rules:

Readers' comments that include profanity, obscenity, personal attacks, harassment, or are defamatory, sexist, racist, violate a third party's right to privacy, or are otherwise inappropriate, will be removed. Entries that are unsigned or are "signed" by someone other than the actual author will be removed. We reserve the right to not post comments that are more than 400 words. We will take steps to block users who repeatedly violate our commenting rules, terms of use, or privacy policies. You are fully responsible for your comments.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Support Provided By