Carole Cadwalladr+ Your Authors @carolecadwalla Late adopter. Late giver-upper. Guardian & Observer writer. Jul. 16, 2020 1 min read + Your Authors

When tech bros do government. Here’s Matt Hancock extolling new NHSX ‘cutting edge’ technology. It includes extraordinary claim about NHS not being overwhelmed. This was not ‘superforecasting’. It was because infected patients were sent back to care homes killing 10s of 1000s

Don’t worry though. It’s being done by AI firm, Faculty. This is firm Cummings employed in secret to work on Vote Leave. Both he & they refused to answer qs on this work. It’s now mopping up contracts left, right & centre while the CEO attends SAGE & his brother works for Dom

And here’s the firm Trump uses to hunt down immigrants, Palantir. Its founder, Peter Thiel, a Trump donor managed to shut down an entire news organisation through a covert legal action. It now has all of our NHS data.

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