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RFIDs for Everyone!

February 21st, 2009 · 1 Comment

Freedom is a funny thing.  Too borrow and pervert an aphorism, freedom is like oxygen: most people don’t think about it until it’s missing. Think of me (and this article) as a canary in a coal mine. I only hope you’ll actually notice — and then do something about it.

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Tags: Constitutional Issues · Privacy · Technology

Let Safety Ring

December 14th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Over on the blog, Defending People: The Art and Science of Criminal Defense Lawyering, after a post titled “Thoughts on a Hanging,” a character named “Y” comments: Wait. A. Minute. How can we have real liberty if we lack safety? How is a man free to “pursue happiness” — another key phrase to our country’s […]

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Tags: General Social Issues · Government · Homeland Security · Political · Privacy · Social Issues · Uncategorized

Resistance is Futile: Your Information Will Be Accumulated

November 29th, 2004 · 3 Comments

Awhile back, I wrote an article called “Nothing to Hide” after a comment made by a particularly unthinking neo-conservative — an otherwise likeable guy, making his comment all the more disturbing — suggested that if you have nothing to hide, you should not be against governmental intrusion into your privacy. And, yes, that was virtually […]

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Big Brother Is A Corporation

August 12th, 2004 · 9 Comments

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Tag, You’re It!

May 18th, 2004 · 10 Comments

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Tags: Corporations · Privacy · Social Issues

Gee, Ma! It’s Only Gmail!

April 6th, 2004 · No Comments

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Invasion of privacy…

June 18th, 2003 · 1 Comment

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You Mind My Business…I’ll Mind Yours

April 30th, 2003 · No Comments

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Tags: Civil Rights · Law and Legal Issues · Privacy