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March 5 2018 8:00 AMThe Internet Censor’s DilemmaThe more countries try to restrict virtual private networks, the more people use them.
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Jan. 26 2018 7:45 AMAmericans Wanted More Privacy Protections. Congress Gave Them Fewer.You don’t have to be a criminal or a terrorist to be affected by Congress’ Section 702 surveillance expansion.
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Nov. 28 2017 4:51 PMReturn of the DragnetThe U.S. government says it has the right to track your cellphone’s every movement. Will the Supreme Court agree?
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Nov. 10 2017 9:11 AMThe Fragmented Surveillance StateForget Big Brother surveillance. We have thousands of little brothers and sisters.
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July 7 2017 7:32 AMWhose Speech Is Chilled by Surveillance?Women and young people are more likely to self-censor if they think they’re being monitored.
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June 6 2017 4:01 PMAutomatic Facial Recognition Software Helps Police Make an Arrest in the U.K.
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March 23 2017 3:56 PMThe Government Probably Did Spy on Trump, Because It Surveils Almost All Americans
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Feb. 16 2017 1:32 PMThe Same Republicans Who Pushed for Invasive Surveillance Are Complaining About It NowThe Flynn scandal seems to have flustered Devin Nunes and others.
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Jan. 27 2017 7:39 AMLet’s Have an Adult Conversation on EncryptionThat means moving beyond backdoors.
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Jan. 11 2017 4:15 PMDid a Federal Surveillance Court Really “Reject” an FBI Application to Spy On Trump Associates?
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Nov. 29 2016 1:41 PMHacking: Not Just for the Feds!The next big battles over law enforcement use of technology will involve local police.
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Nov. 10 2016 2:10 PMHow to Trump-Proof Your Electronic CommunicationsIf Donald’s going to be in charge of the surveillance apparatus, we should all take precautions.
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Oct. 24 2016 4:34 PMWashington Post Reports Huge Surge in Secret Electronic Surveillance Requests
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Oct. 4 2016 2:32 PMYahoo Let U.S. Government Search All of Customers’ Incoming Emails, Report Says
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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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Jan. 31 2018 11:22 AMThere Is No Good Reason for the Government to Scan People’s Faces as They Leave the Country
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Dec. 21 2017 1:07 PMWhat’s Under the Gravestone?The secretive FBI video-surveillance initiative you haven’t heard of yet.
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Nov. 27 2017 7:30 AMThey Have Eyes EverywhereCourts can’t keep up with police technology that tracks your location.
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Oct. 3 2017 2:35 PMAirport Face Scans Could Be a Dry Run for a National Surveillance System
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June 26 2017 7:30 AMKey Government Privacy Watchdog Muzzled During Surveillance DebateEven as he complains about having his “wires tapped,” Trump has failed to appoint anyone to an important oversight board.
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April 12 2017 4:47 PMRepublicans Complaining About Surveillance Are Still Ignoring Civil Liberties IssuesThe unmasking process is nowhere near the most privacy-intrusive risk to NSA’s spying.
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March 8 2017 10:54 AMWikiLeaks Says the CIA Can “Bypass” Secure Messaging Apps Like Signal. What Does That Mean?
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Feb. 13 2017 10:59 AMThe Real Problem With Asking Visa Applicants to Hand Over Their Social Media Passwords
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Jan. 17 2017 3:55 PMNow It’s Much Easier for Government Agencies to Get NSA Surveillance Data
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Nov. 29 2016 2:19 PMThe U.K. Has Passed a New Law Permitting Outrageous Surveillance. The U.S. Could Be Next.
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Nov. 28 2016 11:41 AMFive Lessons From the Rise of BodycamsHow not to respond to the next police surveillance technology.
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Nov. 2 2016 2:13 PMWe Can’t Trust Trump With Today’s NSAIt would be far too easy for him to take advantage of the agency’s surveillance capabilities.
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Oct. 7 2016 5:45 PMThe Spies in Your EmailHow Yahoo risked user security by giving in to government surveillance demands.
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Aug. 18 2016 1:19 PMYet Another Way the Baltimore Police Unfairly Target Black People
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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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