Facebook's role in Brexit
and the threat to democracy
In an unmissable talk, journalist Carole Cadwalladr digs into one of the most perplexing events in recent times: the UK's super-close 2016 vote to leave the European Union. Tracking the result to a barrage of misleading Facebook ads targeted at vulnerable Brexit swing voters -- and linking the same players and tactics to the 2016 US presidential election -- Cadwalladr calls out the "gods of Silicon Valley" for being on the wrong side of history and asks: Are free and fair elections a thing of th... TED Talk
15th April 2019 - Duration: 0:15:15
YesTV Just In
Make Wales Matter
17th May 2019 - Duration: 0:02:39
The Dunning-Kruger Effect.
Strange illusions shape Trumps views. In trying to protect America, he may unleash a killer that already claims 200,000 lives each year.
This bias helps explain why Trump has left the Paris Climate Agreement, with potentially disastrous implications for climate change.
Voiced by Stephen Fry.
Why do people believe Trump? And why is he so confident, even when demonstrably wrong?
The Dunning-Krug... Pindex
7th May 2017 - Duration: 0:06:59
YesTV Lucky Dip
This week's headlines: Shock new poll puts the No campaign at 90%, and it's the only poll this week! Briony Laing investigates the cost of a weekly supermarket shop for the average No voter; and the Queen is not amused, after David Cameron's wardrobe malfunction at Balmoral.
Dateline Scotland: The news in Scotland, by which we mean news, in Scotland.
Please do visit http://www.datelinescotland.com if you're feeling generous, as whilst we do enjoy making this, it does need some funds to kee... Dateline 2018: Spoof News
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