Big Tech and The Power of Privacy, Carissa Veliz

March 25, 2021 10:45 AM

WhatsApp's announcement of a new privacy policy that no longer allows users to opt-out of sharing their data with parent company Facebook has led to an influx of users moving to more privacy-friendly apps. This shows that the public is starting to take their privacy seriously - but is this enough?

In this fireside chat with Carissa Veliz author of Privacy Is Power we will explore the current issues of privacy in society, the power that data gives to big tech and governments, and how it may lead to us sliding into authoritarianism. "