In the News
There are challenges and opportunities in virtual reality, live and immersive media for social good. New WITNESS projects aim to channel this empathy into meaningful action.
WITNESS joins a growing coalition of privacy, human rights, and civil liberties organizations who are uniting to call for the United Nations Human Rights Commission to add a Special Rapporteur on Privacy.
nternet companies are producing more transparency reports about governments’ demands on the companies to hand over users’ data and take down their content.
Morgan Hargrave reviews Mobile Justice, a new app that allows users to document interactions with police and upload video and reports to ACLU servers.
Recent examples of graphic images circulating online point to critical questions for commercial social media platforms, news outlets and citizens.
In a win for privacy advocates, the US Supreme Court recently ruled that police must get a warrant before searching the content of cellphones.