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Protestors congregated and marched throughout midtown Manhattan protesting NSA surveillance.
It's Hoarding Week and on today's show, Deputy Director of the Mental Health Association of San Francisco, Michael Gause shares with us some better insight into the difference between how mainstream psychology thinks of hoarding and the pop culture stigma surrounding it. But first, BTR's own Tanya Silverman joins us to talk about her coverage of the 'Restore the Fourth' protests in New York City over the holiday.
Activists spend their holiday exercising their right to protest NSA surveillance.
Since the recent revelations that the National Security Agency is gathering data on Americans' use of telephones and foreigners' use of the internet, a debate has begun about the proper balance between national security and civil liberties. In the wake of the scandal, protesters held a rally in New York's Union Square to show their support for Edward Snowden, the man who leaked the details. While many expressed their discomfort towards government surveillance of citizens, others offered a more favorable view. This week on BTR Pulse, Lauren Hawker speaks with people in New York on both sides of the debate.
How the sheer fact that we know anything about Edward Snowden puts critics on defense.
Fear and demand are pushing developments in surveillance technology and changing our privacy forever.
Since the recent revelations that the National Security Agency is gathering data on Americans' use of telephones and foreigners' use of the internet, a debate has begun about the proper balance between national security and civil liberties. In the wake of the scandal, protesters held a rally in New York's Union Square to show their support for Edward Snowden, the man who leaked the details. While many expressed their discomfort towards government surveillance of citizens, others offered a more favorable view. This week on BTR Pulse, Lauren Hawker speaks with people in New York on both sides of the debate.