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Privacy, Security, & Freedom (Dedicated Semester 2016)

Guide to Internet Security

Consumer Action Resources

lock iconTake control of your privacy online with these resources from Consumer Action.

On the Air

Love+Radio | The Living Room
Diane Weipert, Voyeur

Diane’s new neighbors across the way never shut their curtains, and that was the beginning of an intimate, but very one-sided relationship.

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Online Resources

TED Talks: A Future Without Secrets

More TED Talks on privacy and related topics are being made all the time. Learn more: https://www.ted.com/topics/privacy

TED: Ideas worth spreading

The line between public and private has blurred in the past decade, both online and in real life, and Alessandro Acquisti is here to explain what this means and why it matters. In this thought-provoking, slightly chilling talk, he shares details of recent and ongoing research — including a project that shows how easy it is to match a photograph of a stranger with their sensitive personal information.

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On the Air

Librarians vs. the Patriot Act
On the Media | June 5, 2015

Once called the "library provision," Section 215 of the Patriot Act forced libraries to become headliners in the battle waged to protect American freedoms. Producer Karen Duffin tells the origin story of the clash that began over a decade ago. 

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