Surveillance Capitalism is Unraveling Democracy

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Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg entered the race for the Democratic Party’s nomination for president in November of last year. Andrew Yang had filed to run for president a full year prior. Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and Pete Buttigieg did so by April. In the weeks preceding Bloomberg’s announcement, 83 percent of Democrats indicated they were satisfied with the…