David Greene

David Greene

David Greene is a senior staff attorney for the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

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Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, in 2017. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP) Views
Monday, August 13, 2018
Alex Jones Is Far From the Only Person Tech Companies Are Silencing
We're finally having a public debate about the big Internet platforms policing content and suspending accounts. But it's a serious mistake to frame the debate about content moderation around right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones's Infowars and not around the thousands of other moderation...
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Sunday, February 21, 2016
Big Victory: Judge Pushes Jewel v. NSA Forward
We won a groundbreaking legal victory late Friday in our Jewel v. NSA case, which challenges the NSA’s Internet and telephone surveillance. Judge Jeffrey White has authorized EFF , on behalf of the plaintiffs, to conduct discovery against the NSA. We had been barred from doing so since the case was...
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Friday, May 30, 2014
Unnecessary and Disproportionate: How the NSA Violates International Human Rights Standards
Even before Ed Snowden leaked his first document, human rights lawyers and activists were concerned about law enforcement and intelligence agencies spying on the digital world. One of the tools developed to tackle those concerns was the development of the International Principles on the Application...
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