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ONLINE EVENT ORG Glasgow: Democracy in Peril

Adam Ramsay, co-editor of OpenDemocracy UK, discusses his investigations into the dark world of the offshore far right and their war on democracy. We'll also consider what impact the coronavirus is having on democracy in the UK and across the globe.

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ORG Glasgow: Crime and Policing in the Age of Mass Surveillance

THIS EVENT WILL BE HOSTED ONLINE Join us for an examination of police surveillance technologies across the UK by Silkie Carlo of Big Brother Watch and Matthew Rice & Jibunnessa Abdullah of ORG Scotland.

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ORG Glasgow: Is digital surveillance creating a culture of self-censorship?

POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER! NOW ON 17 FEB. Join us for a fascinating evening of talks and discussions that will explore how free we now are to research, explore and express ourselves in a world where more and more of what we clicked is being watched. Guest speakers: Nik Williams (Project Manager, Scottish PEN), David McMenemy (Lecturer in Information Science at the University of Strathclyde, and Deputy Director for Postgraduate Teaching) and Dr Lauren Smith (University of Edinburgh).

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ORG Glasgow: The Great Hack film screening

The Great Hack uncovers the dark world of data exploitation through the compelling personal journeys of players on different sides of the explosive Cambridge Analytica/Facebook data scandal. Our free screening of this groundbreaking Netflix documentary will be followed by a panel discussion.

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