Voter Privacy and the Future of Democracy

As the election season gets into full swing, I teamed up with Evan Selinger (and an otherwise off-the-grid coworker) to discuss some of the privacy challenges facing the campaigns. A recent study by the Online Trust Alliance found major failings’ with the campaigns’ privacy policies, and beyond the nuts and bolts of having an online privacy notice, political hunger for data presents very real challenges for voters and perhaps more provocatively, for democracy. // More at the Christian Science Monitor’s Passcode.

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