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Matthew Guariglia

Matthew Guariglia

Matthew Guariglia is a policy analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) working on issues of surveillance and privacy at the local, state, and federal level. He received a PhD in history at the University of Connecticut where his research focused on the intersection of race, immigration, U.S. imperialism, and policing in New York City. 

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We Need Answers About the Unconstitutional Mass Surveillance of the CIA

Regardless of the CIA’s legal justification or technical means of collection and storage, Congress must act fast to ensure the Fourth Amendment’s vitality in the modern age.

Matthew Guariglia ·


How About We Don't Ever Put Surveillance Robot Dogs on the US Border

These machines—some of which can be fixed with weaponry—are less cute-video or selfie fodder and more of a civil liberties-invading hellhound.

Matthew Guariglia ·


Police Aerial Surveillance Threatens Freedom to Protest

"We must act now to protect future protestors from the civil liberties infringements the government conjures on a regular basis. Aerial surveillance of protests must stop."

Matthew Guariglia ·


The Bloody Catch-22 of Modern Policing In America

The system as it exists makes it almost impossible for Black and brown Americans to avoid harm.

Matthew Guariglia ·


Maine Should Take This Chance to Defund the Local Intelligence Fusion Center

"The first decade of the 21st century is characterized by a blank check to grow and expand the infrastructure that props up mass surveillance. Fusion centers are at the very heart of that excess."

Matthew Guariglia ·

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