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. 

Articles by this author

Army 2nd Lt. Caron Nazario reacts after being pepper-sprayed during a stop by police in Windsor, Va., on Dec. 5. (Photo: Windsor, Va., police) Views
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
The Bloody Catch-22 of Modern Policing In America
On the night of Dec. 5, a familiar scene unfolded at a gas station in Windsor, Virginia. Police pulled over Caron Nazario, a Black and Latino second lieutenant in the Army Medical Corps, claiming that his car didn't have license plates. (Reports said that temporary plates were taped to the inside...
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Sunday, April 04, 2021
Maine Should Take This Chance to Defund the Local Intelligence Fusion Center
Maine state representative Charlotte Warren (D) has introduced LD1278 (HP938), or An Act To End the Maine Information and Analysis Center Program, a bill that would defund the Maine Information and Analysis Center (MIAC), also known as Maine's only fusion center. EFF is happy to support this bill...
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