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Commentary and OpEds / In The News / Reuters

Reuters: How Digital Media Enabled the Protests in Egypt and Tunisia

(This originally appeared as “How Digital Media Enabled the Protests in Egypt and Tunisia” on the Reuters Commentary Wire.) It’s time for the State Department to stop backing individual leaders in the Middle East. Instead, the State Department needs to back networks. The cascading impact of social protest in Tunisia […]

In The News / interviews

CBS News: Broadcaster Al Jazeera Defiant Over Ban in Egypt

Interviewed by CBS http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/01/30/world/main7300608.shtmlhttp:/www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/01/30/world/main7300608.shtml

In The News / interviews / Video

CBS: Egypt: Internet Down, Gov’t Braces for Unrest

Interviewed for CBS Evening News   http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/01/27/world/main7292097.shtml

Political Parties & Voter Privacy: Australia, Canada, the United States and United Kingdom in Comparative Perspective
Academic Articles / Publications

Political Parties & Voter Privacy: Australia, Canada, the United States and United Kingdom in Comparative Perspective

Political parties are among the most lax, unregulated organizations handling large volumes of personally identifiable data about citizens’ behavior and attitudes. We analyze the privacy practices of political parties in Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, and United States to assess the current state of electorate data, compare regulatory efforts, and offer […]