surveillance

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    How Palestine became Israel’s spyware test-bed

    Antony Loewenstein examines spyware’s role in Israel’s occupation of Palestine, and why governments are failing to reign in its insidious spread.
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    Spies, damned spies

    How far are states willing to go to spy on dissent? Bethany Rielly reports from Catalonia to find out.
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    On your watch

    Asma Hafiz reports on the intrusive surveillance being forced on often lower caste sanitation workers in many Indian cities.
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    Safeguarding without snooping

    Nick Dowson explores options for monitoring people in the interest of public health while respecting their privacy.
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    Out of sight, out of mind

    This Covid-19 crisis is not the ultimate leveller. Just like the financial crash of 2008, it is producing winners and losers. Husna Rizvi presents a round-up of the lesser known stories of social abandonment unfolding.
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    Deported by Silicon Valley

    Governments are increasingly using surveillance and big data to track immigrants. Gaby del Valle reports from the US, where activists are trying to hold data-mining firm Palantir to account.
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    How counter-terror police quash dissent

    Kevin Blowe on how allegations of extremism are used to discredit social movements in the United Kingdom.
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    Looking through Five Eyes

    Britain’s spies and special forces are some of the most secretive in the Western world. Phil Miller reports.
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    The convenience of smart fridges? Think again

    A dystopian short story by Pat Cadigan on the future internet of things.
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    I spy with my little algorithm

    Everybody wants your private data. Bruce Schneier on how surveillance has become the business model of the internet.
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    For their eyes only

    Michaela Whitton considers unlawful surveillance and the crushing of dissent.
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    You are being watched

    Police surveillance and intimidation of political activists is hitting new heights. *Olly Zanetti* dodges the long lenses to expose Big Brother’s latest attack on the right to protest.