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Yet Another Way the Baltimore Police Unfairly Target Black People

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July 19 2016 3:00 PMPrivacy From What?A new play starring Daniel Radcliffe shows just how muddled our conversations about data are.
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July 8 2016 7:29 AMAccessing People’s Browser History Is Almost Like Spying on Their ThoughtsSens. Ron Wyden and Martin Heinrich explain why they object to a proposal that would greatly expand the FBI’s surveillance abilities.
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May 9 2016 3:48 PMReport: Twitter Banned a Trend-Spotting Service From Tipping Intelligence Agencies
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Feb. 19 2016 6:26 PMHow Apple’s Stand Against the FBI Could BackfireTim Cook may have chosen the wrong time to fight the government on its request for access to a San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone.
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Dec. 8 2015 11:42 AMThe SEC Wants to Read Your Emails Without a WarrantHow it and other civil agencies are trying to undermine important privacy reform.
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Nov. 11 2015 6:32 PMMicrosoft’s New Plan for Fighting Government Surveillance: Store Data in Germany
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Oct. 26 2015 8:23 PMThe Many, Many, Many Flaws of CISAThe Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act gives Internet service providers perverse incentives to spy on users.
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Sept. 18 2015 3:34 PMEvery College Should Issue a Transparency Report About Government Requests for Student Data
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Sept. 14 2015 2:50 PMOur Inboxes, OurselvesAn ancient email privacy law might finally be updated. Congress needs to get it right.
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Aug. 26 2015 9:15 AMThis Might Be the Best Internet Service Provider in the U.S.
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July 15 2015 4:12 PMThe Golden Age of SurveillanceThe government doesn’t need to weaken encryption—it already has the tools it needs to catch criminals.
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June 23 2015 3:37 PMThe Lessons of the Crypto WarsThe right to strong encryption almost became law in the ’90s. Here’s what happened.
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June 5 2015 5:41 PMWhy Obama Should Offer Edward Snowden a DealHe may have broken the law, but he’s the definition of a whistleblower.
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June 3 2015 3:17 PMLong Before Snowden, Librarians Were Anti-Surveillance Heroes
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June 1 2015 3:56 PMNSA Bulk Data Collection Expired Last Night. What’s Different Today?
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July 18 2016 10:54 AMHow Protesters at the RNC Can Protect Themselves From Digital SurveillanceActivists at the political conventions should prepare themselves and their cellphones.
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May 11 2016 2:00 PMThis Arcane Rule Change Would Give U.S. Law Enforcement New Power to Hack People Worldwide
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May 3 2016 1:59 PMMass Surveillance Chills Online Speech Even When People Have “Nothing to Hide”
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Jan. 18 2016 5:55 AMThe Color of SurveillanceWhat an infamous abuse of power teaches us about the modern spy era.
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Dec. 1 2015 12:45 PMAfter 11 Years, FBI Gag Order on Warrantless Surveillance Is Lifted
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Oct. 28 2015 3:05 PMArmy Surveillance Blimp on the Loose Over Pennsylvania, Chased by Fighter Jets
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Oct. 16 2015 2:07 PMThis Common Cryptography Method Is Alarmingly Vulnerable
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Sept. 16 2015 4:54 PMWhy the U.S. Doesn’t Deserve a Back Door to Your DataBecause it can barely keep its own data safe.
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Sept. 14 2015 8:52 AMDoes That Look Like Me?How planting false digital footprints can help you regain some privacy online.
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Aug. 12 2015 4:19 PMThe U.S. Government Is Putting Americans on Its No-Fly List on a HunchAnd it won’t even tell them why.
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June 30 2015 2:09 PMThe Metadata Doesn’t LieIs that why local governments are withholding it?
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June 19 2015 11:08 AMSnapchat Is Better At Protecting Your Data From the Government Than Verizon or WhatsApp
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June 4 2015 2:43 PMTo Look for Hackers, Obama Administration Pushed Warrantless NSA Web Traffic Surveillance
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June 2 2015 3:44 PMSurveillance in MarbleThe government is finally reforming its data collection practices. But it needs to do more.
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May 21 2015 2:34 PMNSA Wanted to Lurk in Google and Samsung App Stores to Spread Malware, Misinformation

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