The Lawfare Podcast
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This is Lawfare's series of audio podcasts.
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Timothy Edgar on Mass Surveillance After Snowden
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In his recent book Beyond Snowden: Privacy, Mass Surveillance, and the Struggle to Reform the NSA, civil liberties activist and former intelligence official Timothy Edgar calls for a renewed conversation on mass surveillance reform in the global and digital age. This month, Benjamin Wittes interviewed Edgar on his new book at the Hoover Institution’s regular book soiree. They discussed Edgar’s work as both an ACLU lawyer and an intelligence official in the Bush and Obama administrations, the substantive reform agenda Edgar envisions for mass surveillance, the nuances of protecting privacy in a global landscape, and much more.
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Lawfare is hosted by the brilliant Ben Wittes who knows how to conduct an interview using open ended questions and letting the guest speak without interruption. His guests are important people who have a lot to say about current issues. At the same time Ben is extremely thoughtful and an expert on the law who respectfully enhances the conversation with his own observations and perspectives. This is a great podcast worthy of a subscription. Listeners will not be disappointed.
Date published: 2017-05-27