This Is Our Last Chance to Protect Our Privacy Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

This Is Our Last Chance to Protect Our Privacy Amid the COVID-19 Crisis This Is Our Last Chance to Protect Our Privacy Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

As the coronavirus continues to spread a total lockdown across the world, governments are creating the foundations for a new society of total surveillance. Can we stop the global pandemic without sacrificing our freedom? I believe we can, but the technology we deploy today should preserve privacy, not destroy our liberties due to global panic.

Suspending fundamental rights during a crisis may seem comforting, but historically, the declaration of a state of emergency without end leads to new forms of fascism. Yet, from the Chinese censorship of doctors during its COVID-19 outbreak to the absurd lack of preparedness for a pandemic in the United States, it is precisely the government’s lack of preparation over the years that has exacerbated the catastrophe.

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