Posts by Tyler West
Tyler contributes to projects on trade, multinational corporations, and inequality. Tyler is also broadly interested in the impact of communication technology on society, especially as it relates to democratic participation and freedom of expression. He holds an MA in Global Communication from The George Washington University in Washington, DC, and a BA in Journalism and International studies from Elon University in North Carolina.
Tyler West 27/05/2018
The revelation that Cambridge Analytica was able to secretly obtain millions of Facebook users’ data to assist Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is only the latest example in a string of headlines that have exposed the questionable privacy practices of social media companies. For an industry that has collected the personal information of …
Paul Sweeney is former Chief Economist of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions. He is a …
Dr Sinéad Pembroke is a research fellow at the School of Nursing and Midwifery Trinity …
Rory Hearne is a postdoctoral researcher in the Maynooth University Social Sciences …