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Government Surveillance: Panel & Film Screening
From Daniel Ellsberg’s Pentagon Papers in 1971 to Edward Snowden’s NSA bombshell in 2013, whistleblowers have risked everything to leak dangerous government secrets.
Explore Government Secrecy, Privacy, and Surveillance with us at The New Parkway Theater next Wednesday, July 31, for an evening panel and film screening.
Panel discussion featuring:
Nicole A. Ozer, Technology and Civil Liberties Policy Director, ACLU of Northern California
Cindy Cohn, Legal Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Judith Ehrlich, Director, Writer, Producer, The Most Dangerous Man in America
Moderated by Declan McCullagh, Chief Political Correspondent, Senior Writer, CNET
The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers is the true story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, Daniel Ellsberg, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full of classified documents, decides to challenge an “Imperial” Presidency – answerable to neither Congress, the press nor the people – in order to help end the Vietnam War.
When: July 31, 2013 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.) Doors open at 5:30, panel begins at 6:15, followed by the film screening at 7. Food and drink purchases available.