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ICYMI #23: Matthew Willingham - Aid Work in Conflict Zones
Matthew Willingham of 'Preemptive Love Coalition' joins Jerod to discuss the difficulties of providing aid to people effected by war and conflict. According to the PLC website Matthew is the "Senior Field Editor and writes primarily on politics, history, general updates and visual peacemaking through photography and film."
ICYMI #22: CFAA & Password Sharing - Jamie Lee Williams
Jerod speaks with Jamie Lee Williams, legal fellow with the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). The two discuss the expansive Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) and a recent circuit court ruling criminalizing password sharing.
ICYMI #21: Sexual & Domestic Violence - Shannon Rich
Jerod talks with Shannon Rich, the Public Policy Manager of the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence. The two talk about domestic violence in the U.S., the state and Federal policy issues surrounding the problem, what solutions exist, the impact of firearms and more. Check out ACESDV.org for more!
ICYMI #18: Tony Webster - FOIA & the Land of 10,000 Cameras
Sam sits down with public records researcher Tony Webster. Tony uncovered a growing surveillance network using biometrics and facial recognition through suing the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office. Listen now!
ICYMI #20: Reprieve - Shelby Sullivan-Bennis
Shelby Sullivan-Bennis, Staff Attorney with Reprieve.org joins Jerod to talk about Guantanamo Bay, indefinite detention, issues of policy, Obama's promise to close the detention facility, surveillance chilling effect on attorney client privilege, and more. From Reprieve - "We are a non-profit organization of lawyers and investigators assisting those facing detention without trial, execution and extra-judicial killing."
ICYMI #19: Jared Yates Sexton - Inside a Trump Rally
Jared Yates Sexton, political correspondent and independent journalist joins us to talk about what he saw during a Trump rally and the US election, politics, media and more!