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See what others have said about the right to privacy and share your own view. The most inspiring quotes will be turned into art. Check the homepage to see some examples.
Support privacy First legal actions!!!!
Resistance and surveillance: The design of today's digital tools makes the two inseparable. And how to think about this is a real challenge.
It's time to rethink our nightmares about surveillance.
Privacy is a happy side effect of personal control over personal data.
"The defense of privacy is the first step towards rescuing freedom" --Wolfgang Sofsky
If privacy is not a right, should we go left for just a single person?
"If we are not doing anything wrong, then we have a right to resist.â€
I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.
privacy is the new black. lest 1984 turns into the future.
Privacy isn't something we should have to pay for. Privacy is a Human Right.
"First, they hunted for heretics. Than they burned the witches. Than they embarrassed the communists. Today they cry terrorist! And let the constitution and decency slip.
Truth is out there.
There is no justice in following unjust laws.
Publication is a self-invasion of privacy.
Orwell was an optimist
The NSA revelations made CCTV obsolete technology.
Is het niet hypocriet te noemen om de schuld van een verminderde privacy bij anderen te leggen, terwijl we zelf jarenlang bezig zijn geweest onszelf bloot te geven middels sociale media? Je oogst wat je zaait.
Janwillem van der Veen
"Stop peeking between the blinds they're not coming that way"
The freedom and anonymity of the open road is something that is culturally important here. Now like some scene in '1984,' the fact that we will travel and be detected and analyzed changes the whole psyche of the nation
The NSA is the only branch of the government that actually listens to people
Ziad K. Abdelnour
Under observation, we act less free, which means we effectively are less free
There simply can be no honor in claiming you are protecting the country, if you are shitting on the Constitution while you do it
The goal of the NSA and it's five eyes partners in the English speaking worldâ€“Canada, New Zealand, Australia and especially the UKâ€“is to eliminate privacy globally
I could get metal onto an airplane or beat a no-fly list. I figured this stuff out by looking at the web and by thinking about it. If I can do it, terrorists can do it. They told us they took away our freedom to make us safe. Do you feel safe?
Who watches the watchmen?
There will come a time when it isn't 'They're spying on me through my phone' anymore. Eventually, it will be 'My phone is spying on me'
Philip K. Dick
To be left alone is the most precious thing one can ask of the modern world
Terrorism is something that provokes an emotional response that allows people to rationalize authorizing powers and programs that they wouldn't give otherwise
The spies will keep spying. They will spy more. They will spy harder.
Like all security, privacy is hard. It requires subtle thinking, and the conjunction of law, markets, technology and norms to get right
Snooping and surveillance on this scale is not only an invasion of privacy, it also undermines the basis of democracy and free speech
Privacy and freedom from state intrusion are important for everyone. You can’t just scream 'terrorism' and use it as an excuse for Orwellian snooping
I am living proof that an individual can go head to head against the most powerful adversaries and the most powerful intelligence agencies around the world and win
We don't have to give up our liberty to have security
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety
A child born today will grow up with no conception of privacy at all
Democracy may die behind closed doors
Communication is not a crime
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