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Security, Power, and Digital Privacy

Security, Power, and Digital Privacy

To approach the security, power and digital privacy triangulation through Dissent means that we, use ‘digital privacy’ as a starting point in the research triangulation.

Is there a Cabin in the Woods? Reflections on Mass Surveillance and Human Rights

Is there a Cabin in the Woods? Reflections on Mass Surveillance and Human Rights

Contemporary impulses to surveil and Moves to securitize nearly all forms of mobility and otherness are opposed to notions of hospitality, acceptance and understanding.

Man-Up Mr Snowden! Masculinities and National Security

Man-Up Mr Snowden! Masculinities and National Security

Ever since news broke that Edward Snowden was the National Security Agency ‘leaker’ and fugitive, discussion has raged about his masculinity, including his sexuality.

Democracy and Security: The Current Debate on Reforming U.S. Intelligence

Democracy and Security: The Current Debate on Reforming U.S. Intelligence

The revelations of Edward Snowden regarding the NSA have focused more attention on the issue of reforming intelligence in the US than at any time since 1970s.

The NSA Revelations and the State of American Intelligence

The NSA Revelations and the State of American Intelligence

The end result of the NSA debate is likely to be an even more capable intelligence community that is better supported by the leaders who guide it and the people it protects.

The NSA, Snowden and the Media

The NSA, Snowden and the Media

Traditional forms of media have historically been critical friends to the intelligence agencies, but this relationship has become antagonistic because of the Snowden leaks.

What NSA Leaks Reveal about Ethics in America’s Intelligence Community

What NSA Leaks Reveal about Ethics in America’s Intelligence Community

American intelligence community employees are devoted to the welfare of their countries and citizens, but they must deal with bureaucracies that often punish people who act on ethical insights.

The Potential of Social Network Analysis in Intelligence

The Potential of Social Network Analysis in Intelligence

Within its limits, SNA can be applied to identify individuals or organizations within a network, generate new leads and simulate flows of information or money throughout a network.

Buffeted not Busted: The UKUSA ‘Five-Eyes’ after Snowden

Buffeted not Busted: The UKUSA ‘Five-Eyes’ after Snowden

UKUSA and the intelligence co-operation between the ‘Five-Eyes’ members can be best analysed as being ‘buffeted and not busted’ by the recent series of Snowden-related NSA leaks.

Rights Fit For a Networked World

Rights Fit For a Networked World

Facebook says we have a right to be connected but recent events such as the detention of David Miranda and surveillance by the NSA show the need to prevent abuses by those that exploit these connections.

Evaluating Congressional Oversight of Intelligence

Evaluating Congressional Oversight of Intelligence

U.S. congressional oversight of intelligence can be marked by two characteristics. It is overwhelmingly reactive, rather than anticipatory, and thus, congressional oversight is also sporadic.

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