Five Myths About Privacy

The Washington Post 2013

4 Pages Posted: 18 Feb 2021

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Daniel J. Solove

George Washington University Law School

Date Written: June 13, 2013

Abstract

When Edward Snowden released secret documents demonstrating illegal NSA surveillance, a debate raged about the tradeoff between privacy and national security as well as how to hold spy agencies accountable. This short piece, written for the Washington Post, discusses five myths about privacy in light of this debate.

Keywords: surveillance, national security, NSA, Snowden

Suggested Citation

Solove, Daniel J., Five Myths About Privacy (June 13, 2013). The Washington Post 2013, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3782242 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3782242

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