Homeland Security to compile database of journalists and ‘media influencers’

April 10, 2018

The DHS’s “Media Monitoring” plan, which was first reported by FedBizOpps.gov, would give the contracting company “24/7 access to a password protected, media influencer database, including journalists, editors, correspondents, social media influencers, bloggers etc.” in order to “identify any and all media coverage related to the Department of Homeland Security or a particular event.”

Read more at: https://chicago.suntimes.com/news/homeland-security-to-compile-database-of-journalists-and-media-influencers/



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