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Privacy Pete Buttigieg wants to build a bridge to the religious right. But tension within his in-laws' family shows the difficulties.

became a private matter gone painfully public. Religious conservatives and gay rights activists across America took sides, and a once-close family was pulled further apart. On the campaign trail, ...

Privacy Data Privacy As A Basic Human Right

In the last decade, an international trend has emerged: data privacy. The protection of data is progressively being thought about as a basic human right, with governments worldwide actively...

Privacy Why Employers Need To Pay Attention Right Now To California’s Consumer Privacy Law

California lawmakers passed a landmark privacy act in 2018 that provides sweeping new protections for consumers, and wades into territory covered by the European Union’s far-reaching General Data ...

Privacy Rights group files federal complaint against AI-hiring firm HireVue, citing ‘unfair and deceptive’ practices

The Electronic Privacy Information Center, known as EPIC, on Wednesday filed an official complaint calling on the FTC to investigate HireVue’s business practices, saying the company’s use of...

Privacy Privacy protection essential to shield human rights, says Microsoft's Smith

LISBON (Reuters) - Microsoft President Brad Smith said on Wednesday a “new wave” of data privacy protection and other security measures was needed to safeguard people’s rights at a time when ...

Privacy Rand Paul, usual defender of privacy rights, calls on media to out whistleblower

The same Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) who has pledged to fight to protect Americans' privacy rights asked the media on Monday night to reveal the identity of the whistleblower whose complaint launched...

Privacy New bill would create Digital Privacy Agency to enforce privacy rights

Representatives Anna Eshoo and Zoe Lofgren, both Democrats from California, introduced the Online Privacy Act today. The act would create a new federal agency, the Digital Privacy Agency, to...

Privacy Two Silicon Valley congresswomen propose a new federal agency to enforce online privacy rights

Democratic Reps. Anna Eshoo and Zoe Lofgren announced the Online Privacy Act as Congress has struggled to agree on specifics of online privacy laws. The bill creates a new Digital Privacy Agency...

Privacy Why a UN declaration on Indigenous rights has struggled to become Canadian law

Instead, a private member’s bill was introduced by NDP MP Romeo Saganash. Bill C-262, which sought to “ensure that the laws of Canada are in harmony” with the declaration, passed in the ...

Privacy Legally blind man denied what he needed to write exam files human rights complaint

He's filed a complaint to the Ontario Human Rights Commission ... In an emailed statement to CBC News, the institute said it cannot comment on individual cases to protect candidates' privacy. "We...

Privacy ‘Mockery being made of right to privacy’

“It is indeed startling to see such a mockery being made of the right to privacy. While ordinary people are continually under surveillance ... Fort on December 31 as part of the bicentenary ...

Privacy Garda body cameras could breach privacy rights, ICCL warns

“ICCL sees no appropriate justification for their obvious intrusion on our privacy. Mass surveillance of the population ... cameras by gardaí Body cameras will cut down on assaults and complaints, ...

Privacy Privacy czars call on governments to recognize privacy as a fundamental right

The resolution also calls on legislators to “review and update privacy and data protection laws to ensure they offer strong protection, provide meaningful redress, and offer tangible remedies in...

Privacy Column: California fires show it’s private enterprise, not government, that can’t get things right

Meanwhile, the nation’s communications network was under the monopolistic thumb of AT&T, which obstructed efforts to use its phone lines to transmit data. The solution was to build a government...

Privacy Recognize privacy as a human right, urge world’s guardians

Canada’s privacy commissioner has joined counterparts from around the world to urge that privacy be recognized as a fundamental human right which is vital to the protection of other democratic rights.

Privacy International privacy guardians urge legislators to reaffirm commitment to privacy as a right and value in itself

It calls on governments to reaffirm a strong commitment to privacy as a right and value in itself, and to ensure legal protections. It asks legislators to review and update privacy and data...

Privacy Internet access, digital ID, data protection, surveillance controls: UPR review highlights threats to digital rights

States must enact data protection laws to protect the right to privacy and provide safeguards for personal data online. Accordingly, states should ensure that data protection laws and regulations ...

Privacy BWW Review: RIGHT TO BE FORGOTTEN at Arena Stage

Internet privacy has become an issue of serious consequence - for governments, for the law, for tech companies, and for individuals. Rothstein's witty and insightful text is brought to life by a ...

Privacy End the NYPD’s rogue DNA database: Innocent New Yorkers have a right to genetic privacy

A new bill in Albany would put an end to the city’s brazen and unlawful violation of New Yorkers’ privacy and should be enacted immediately. NYPD collects DNA from anyone at their unencumbered ...

Privacy Digital rights are the latest flashpoint in the struggle for human rights

Safeguarding digital rights, freedom of expression, digital privacy and curtailing government surveillance and misinformation is impossible without an awareness of the issues – both for citizens...