“To achieve their objectives, the planners of psychological warfare campaigns first attempt to gain total knowledge of the beliefs, likes, dislikes, strengths, weaknesses, and vulnerabilities of the target population.” 2/
4/ “SCL [Cambridge Analytica’s parent] is.working a deal w/ the Pentagon to teach them ‘how to conduct effective psychological operations,’ says the Post ...SCL’s effort is being driven by ... now-departed national security adviser Michael Flynn...” https://narativ.org/2017/09/05/psychological-warfare-cambridge-analytica/
6/ “One fake [Russian] account called ‘Being Patriotic’ told its 200K followers that Black Lives Matter activists who disrespected the flag shld ‘be immediately shot.’ At the same time, the Russians used another fake account called ‘Blacktivist’ 2 call 4 violence against police.”
7/ Both Cambridge Analytica and Russia sought to have the enemy (American citizens) divide and implode.
12/ We have been getting it from both Russia AND domestic actors. https://twitter.com/akadonaldtrump/status/1219315727322226689?s=21 https://twitter.com/akadonaldtrump/status/1219315727322226689
14/ Cambridge Analytica’s targeting software was classified as weapons grade in the UK. https://twitter.com/peterjukes/status/1097427897026007040?s=21 https://twitter.com/peterjukes/status/1097427897026007040
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