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Internet privacy news and analysis from The Nation
March 22, 2018
Don’t Delete Facebook, Regulate It
It should be treated like any other vital utility.
January 12, 2018
Democratic Defections Allow an Assault on Civil Liberties to Pass the House
If all Democrats had opposed the FISA Amendments and Reauthorization Act, they could have united with libertarian-leaning Republicans to block it.
August 23, 2017
Trump’s Border Security May Search Your Social Media by ‘Tone’
New databases are being built for this experimental surveillance.
August 18, 2017
A Mark Zuckerberg Presidency Isn’t Ridiculous—It’s Terrifying
The Facebook CEO destroyed privacy as we know it. Imagine what he’d do in the White House.
June 30, 2017
Worried About Those Global Cyber Attacks? They Were Started by Washington
The notorious US spy agencies invented this monster, first with the Stuxnet virus against Iran—but then they lost control over it.
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June 27, 2017
Online Violence Is Eroding Our Republic
Young people on the left are afraid to be political on the Internet—and the founding fathers warned us about this.
April 26, 2017
Trump’s FCC Has Begun Its Attack on Net Neutrality
This is an all-hands-on-deck moment for every American.
March 29, 2017
Republicans Just Passed a Resolution That Will Destroy Your Online Privacy
They’ve taken away what little control we had left over how our personal information is used.
March 17, 2017
How To Fight for Your Rights and Privacy Online
Contact Congress, call the FCC, and stay engaged.
February 14, 2017
Edward Jay Epstein’s Alternative Facts
A new book suggests Snowden may have been a spy, but what it reveals is its author’s own duplicity.