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The long strange trip of a new California online privacy law

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In California, there’s a new law that protects online privacy. Getting it adopted was a tortured road, filled with backroom deals and backstabbing. It really came about because one man looked at all the data collection that internet companies were doing, and said “enough.”

Credits

Guest:
Nick Confessore - investigative reporter at the New York Times; writer-at-large for the New York Times Magazine

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Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Quinn O'Toole, Yael Even Or