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Faith

Data collection, privacy, and being “un-personed”

In a pre-internet era, I worried mostly about losing privacy — and therefore losing face — locally; now, individuals lose privacy and face nationally. In 1986, I attended a lecture by Arthur R. Miller. The lawyers among you might recognize him as one of the two authors of Wright and [Read More]

Economics

You Gave Facebook Your Number For Security. They Used It For Ads.

Electronic Frontier Foundation by Gennie Gebhart Add “a phone number I never gave Facebook for targeted advertising” to the list of deceptive and invasive ways Facebook makes money off your personal information. Contrary to user expectations and Facebook representatives’ own previous statements, the company has been using contact information that users explicitly [Read More]

Government

America, Learn from Rwanda and Jamaica – the Price of the Loss of Privacy

The primary reason to result national id cards is the world has become one huge police state. On a national basis, national id cards, many biometric violate the person, our liberties stripping powers from the individual and placing it in dominion of the government, local, state, federal and some day [Read More]