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Surveilling Democracy Activists

Publisher: 
Huffington Post Live
Publication date: 
21-May-2013
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A new report finds that spy technology from a UK-based company was used to target a British citizen who became a leading light in Bahrain's Arab spring. Why is technology produced in Western democracies used to suppress democracy activists abroad? Eric King, Head of Research at Privacy International, joins HuffPo Live to discuss.