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August 13th, 2005

Surveillance Tomorrow

Abstract:
Mike Treder: Is privacy a right we should claim when we're out in public? I may not want video cameras or sniffing sensors tracking me in my home, but if I go into a government building, a company's offices, or even a public park, isn't such scrutiny legitimate? (Of course, advanced nanotechnology may soon enable round-the-clock total surveillance of every citizen, which is where the risk of abusive policies and practices becomes more acute.)

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