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20 Years Ago, A Senator Became the First US Lawmaker to Use Encryption

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May 5, 2016

“It meant that there was one person in Washington who had a clue about [encryption], which previously it looked like there were zero people in Washington who had a clue about this,” John Gilmore, the founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and one of the leaders of the Cypherpunks group, told Motherboard.

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