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Senator Hatch and Tinfoil Hats

Apparently no longer even bothering with coherent or rational arguments, supporters of the flawed surveillance bill have now resorted to namecalling. Here's Senator Orrin Hatch's argument in last Thursday's Senate debate. (h/t ThinkProgress)

"How many times have we heard claims that the Protect America Act would permit the...

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Surveilling Drivers For Safety, For The Environment, and For Profit

There is a growing movement to surveil the drivers of cars — for insurance purposes.
One idea is that vehicle insurance premiums should depend on verifiable, periodic measurements of how far a car has been driven. The case for such premiums is strong: driving further clearly increases the risk...

EFF at DEFCON 16 in Las Vegas

EFF will have a booth at DEFCON 16 in Las Vegas, NV taking place at the Riviera Hotel & Casino.
Whether or not you're an EFF member -- we encourage you to stop by and say hi! More details at

EFF at Black Hat USA in Las Vegas

Visit our booth at Black Hat USA, August 2-7 in Las Vegas, the world's premier technical event for ICT security experts.
Featuring 40 hands-on training courses and 90 Briefings presentations with lots of new content and new tools. Network with 4,000 delegates from 50 nations. EFF members receive a...


Now celebrating its tenth year, OSCON is a vibrant meeting ground for the open source community to inspire, debate, make deals, motivate, and connect face to face.
OSCON is July 21-25 at the Oregon Convention Center, Portland Oregon


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