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Government Spying Hurts Journalists and Lawyers, Report Says | TIME Magazine

A report released earlier this month by the New America Foundation argues the NSA deliberately weakens cybersecurity, making online communic


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New Report: Snowden Revelations Hurt U.S. Companies | Wall

A new report by the nonpartisan New America Foundation surveyed the revelations’ impact on U.S. businesses. The authors found that the resul


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The U.S. Economy Is A Casualty Of NSA Surveillance Programs | io9

The report, Surveillance Costs: The NSA's Impact on the Economy, Internet Freedom & Cybersecurity, is available online at the New America Fo


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Leahy's new USA Freedom Act — Out this morning: The costs of surveillance — FCC Commissioners talk telecom policy with MMTC | Politico

AND, NEW THIS MORNING: THE COSTS OF NSA SURVEILLANCE---A lengthy new report from New America Foundation's Open Technology Institute crunches


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Bloggingheads TV Discussion between Robert Wright and Lisa Goldman | Bloggingheads.tv

New America's Robert Wright and Lisa Goldman discuss the Gaza conflict.


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Syrian Civil Society Strives to Rebuild Communities | Syria Deeply

New America Foundation's Leila Hillal describes how local councils have tried to manage and rebuild Syrian communities.


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Privacy group outlines cost of surveillance | The Hill

Kevin Bankston, the organization’s policy director, said in a statement that the new bill “would go a long way toward stemming the costs of


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NSA Costs U.S. Tech $35 Billion Over Three Years | BusinessWeek

U.S. technology companies are in danger of losing more business to foreign competitors if the National Security Agency’s power to spy on cus


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How data caps could reshape the economics of the Internet (again)

This idea that you should pay more for greater usage is hardly new. As the New America Foundation noted last year, advocates for usage-based


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Personal Privacy Is Only One of the Costs of NSA Surveillance | Wired

“Too often, we have discussed the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs through the distorting lens of a simplistic ‘security ver


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Privacy-Boosted Freedom Act Introduced in Senate | US News & World Report

Kevin Bankston, policy director of the Open Technology Institute, tells U.S. News a version of the Freedom Act stronger than the House count


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U.S. tech business losses foreseen if NSA spying isn't curbed

U.S. technology companies are in danger of losing more business to foreign competitors if the National Security Agency's power to spy on cus