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The University of Victoria professor has dedicated research into privacy protection policies in Canada and abroad. Bennett has been looking into political parties and their use of social media and online data collection long before the Cambridge Analytica and Facebook scandal. He explains parties – both provincial and federal – hold lots of data on voters that in recent years they’ve been able to harness to shop for voters they know will support them.
Read more about MLA David Swann’s views on privacy at thestar.com/calgary thestar.com Green thumbs are needed to turn up and fill a major gap in fresh food hampers this year.
The Calgary Food Bank, one of the largest emergency food providers, supplements food hampers with fresh produce from volunteerrun gardens, when it’s available, instead of relying on the typical canned fare.
But this year, its two largest produce donors, the Garden of Eat’n and POWER garden, are out of commission.
In an average season, the two volunteer-run gardens bring the food bank a 50,000-pound bounty of fresh beets carrots, peas and root vegetables. Last season’s tally was 30,000. But the gardens that would usually help fill hampers in the late summer and fall months are transitioning to new plots and prepping soil for planting next year.
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exempts political parties and the privacy commissioner’s office has had ‘no power’ to investigate several public complaints of personal data misuse.
Experts say politicians who could tighten rules have a vested interest in the status quo.
“In a competitive electoral environment and, and lord knows Alberta’s competitive, they’re not going to want to constrain their ability to campaign,” Bennett said. “Nevertheless, what Cambridge Analytica has done is put the spotlight on a far bigger problem.”
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