April 2, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (Eastern)
Fixing Bugs in Democracy: Microtargeting
Organizer:Princeton Gerrymandering Project
Federal election commissioner Ellen L. Weintraub in conversation with professor Sam Wang on the topic of microtargeting. Experts argue that microtargeting fractures civil society by creating separate digital realities for each of us, which can be problematic during a pandemic. Commissioner Weintraub will explain what microtargeting is, why it's worrying to democracy, and what concerned citizens can do about it.
Location: Streaming video