Blog post 12: Government surveillance

Two articles are assigned for the week. Read both articles. Find them in the Course Schedule and on Ares. The West article is linked on the Course Schedule.

Content of the post: After reading the two articles (and making notes, as always), you will choose two (2) specific points from West’s article about Edward Snowden’s “lessons.” The points are numbered 1–17 in the article, so specify by number the point you are addressing, and avoid excessive quoting.

You must then discuss the relevant arguments in Richards (2013) for EACH of your two points from the Snowden article. Continue reading