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Spying on democracy

Heidi Boghosian

Spying on democracy

government surveillance, corporate power, and public resistance

by Heidi Boghosian

  • 51 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National security,
  • Electronic surveillance,
  • Civil rights,
  • Right of Privacy,
  • Liberty,
  • Intelligence service,
  • Terrorism,
  • Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHeidi Boghosian ; foreword by Lewis Lapham
    SeriesOpen media series, Open Media book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC599.U5 B555 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 pages
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27149062M
    ISBN 100872865991
    ISBN 109780872865990
    LC Control Number2013020347
    OCLC/WorldCa812258405

      This book's great contribution is to remind us how government and private-sector control over information can have shocking implications for freedom and democracy."--Alexandra Natapoff, author of Snitching: Criminal Informants and the Erosion of American Justice "Heidi Boghosian's Spying on Democracy is the answer to the question, 'if you're /5(72). Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance • “Spying on Democracy” • Monday, February 10 / p.m. / Free • New Vic Theatre, 33 West Victoria Street, Santa Barbara • Courtesy of The Book Den, copies of Spying on Democracy will be available for purchase and signing at this event.

      In the first half, Italian filmmaker and investigative journalist Massimo Mazzucco talked about his ongoing research into the attacks, and why he's concluded that the official version of the events is false. Appearing in the second half, Executive Director of the National Lawyers Guild and host of the "Law and Disorder" radio show in New York, Heidi Boghosian, . Spying on democracy; government surveillance, corporate power and public resistance. Boghosian, Heidi. City Lights Books pages $ JC Heidi Boghosian, the executive director of the National Lawyers Guild, examines the nexus of corporate power, the US surveillance state and resistance to both.

    The Plot to Destroy Democracy: is written in much of the same vane. The author discusses how Putin and his minions are undermining the US and other nations to undermine democratic governments. He discusses Donald Trumps role in this. This is a book that should be read by everyone who wants to remain living under our current system of government/5.   Books Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance Free.


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Spying on Democracy is a timely, invaluable and accessible primer for anyone concerned with protecting privacy, freedom and the U.S. Constitution. Heidi Boghosian is the Executive Director of the National Lawyers Guild. She co-hosts Law and Disorder, broadcast on WBAI-FM in New York and over forty stations nationwide.

She is based in New York City. Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance Heidi Boghosian. City Lights, $ trade paper (p) ISBN In Spying on Democracy, Heidi Boghosian documents the disturbing increase in surveillance of ordinary citizens and the danger it poses to our privacy, our civil liberties, and to the future of democracy itself.

Boghosian reveals how technology is being used to categorize and monitor people based on their associations, their movements, their. Until the watershed leak of top-secret documents by Edward Snowden to the Guardian UK and the Washington Post, most Americans did not realize the extent to which our government is actively acquiring personal information from telecommunications companies and other corporations.

As made startlingly cl. Spying on Democracy is a timely, invaluable, and accessible primer for anyone concerned with protecting privacy, freedom, and the US Constitution.

Heidi Boghosian is the executive director of the National Lawyers Guild. She cohosts Law and Disorder, broadcast on WBAI-FM in New York and over 40 stations nationwide. She is based in New York City.

The ACLU's Michael German says of the examples shown in Boghosian's book, "this unrestrained spying is inevitably used to suppress the most essential tools of democracy: the press, political activists, civil rights advocates and.

"Reading this book, one realizes that the US government has initiated a double standard in its attempts to define democracy through the spying policy. Instead of creating national safety by means of mass surveillance, the constant monitoring of people while they shop, ride in elevators, tour museums, stand in line at banks, use ATMs or merely /5(18).

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Constitution. Heidi Boghosian is the Executive Director of the National Lawyers Guild. She co-hosts Law and Disorder, broadcast on WBAI-FM in New York and over forty stations nationwide.

She is based in New York City.