Morning mail: Cambridge Analytica boasts of dirty tricks
Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Tuesday 20 March.
Top stories The company at the centre of the Facebook data mining scandal boasted of using honey traps, fake news campaigns and operations with ex-spies to swing election campaigns around the world. Executives from Cambridge Analytica spoke to undercover reporters from Channel 4 News and told them they had helped their clients by entrapping rival candidates in fake bribery stings and hiring prostitutes to seduce them, then videotaping encounters to use as leverage. The company chief... read more
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