Cooperation or Resistance?: The Role of Tech Companies in Government Surveillance

Facebook received 32,716 requests for information from U.S. law enforcement between January 2017 and June 2017. These requests covered 52,280 user accounts and included 19,393 search warrants and 7632 subpoenas. In the same time period, Google received 16,823 requests regarding 33,709 accounts, and Twitter received 2111 requests regarding 4594 accounts. Each company produced at least … Continue reading Cooperation or Resistance?: The Role of Tech Companies in Government Surveillance