http://hasbrouck.org/blog/archives/002058.html"Travel Surveillance, Traveler Intrusion" at the Cato Institute
Tuesday, 2 April 2013Featuring Edward Hasbrouck, Journalist, Consumer Advocate, Travel Expert, and Consultant, The Identity Project (PapersPlease.org), Author of the book and blog, The Practical Nomad; and Ginger McCall, Director, Open Government Program, Electronic Privacy Information Center; moderated by Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute.
The United States government practices surprisingly comprehensive surveillance of air travel, amassing data about the comings and goings of all Americans who fly. Travel expert Edward Hasbrouck has been researching travel surveillance for many years. His findings reveal a stunning level of government surveillance, control of the traveler, and intrusion into commercial travel IT systems.
Video from the Cato Institute (recommended):http://www.cato.org/events/travel-surve ... -intrusion
Video from C-SPAN:http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/311862-1
C-SPAN video on Youtubehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JN4q2swvab8
Audio podcast (listen while viewing the slides)http://wpc.0873.edgecastcdn.net/000873/ ... -02-13.mp3
Slides and noteshttp://hasbrouck.org/articles/Hasbrouck ... PR2013.pdf