Bruce Schneier

Harvard Berkman Center for Internet & Society

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Fellow at the Harvard Berkman Center for Internet & Society; security technologist and author of Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to Thrive and Beyond Fear: Thinking Sensibly about Security in an Uncertain World

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The dispute pitting law enforcement against cyber security is dividing members of Congress — and veterans of US intelligence.

The FBI Wants Apple to Cast Light on 'The Dark Web'

The dispute pitting law enforcement against cyber security is dividing members of Congress — and veterans of US intelligence.

from To the Point

After September 11, federal marshals were assigned to ride on planes to reassure jittery passengers it was safe to fly.

Do We Still Need Air Marshals?

After September 11, federal marshals were assigned to ride on planes to reassure jittery passengers it was safe to fly.

from To the Point

Monday's deadly attack on the Boston Marathon has penetrated the consciousness of Americans in different ways.

After Boston: The Climate of Fear

Monday's deadly attack on the Boston Marathon has penetrated the consciousness of Americans in different ways.

from To the Point

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Students are cutting class, and workers are striking worldwide.   At the UN, governments will be held accountable for promises made in the Paris Accords.

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The two international giants are linked in inextricable ways, and yet Americans’ understanding of China consistently lacks nuance.

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Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas and battered the Carolinas, but what dominated the news cycle?

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Google says its translation service can't replace human translators, but U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services tell officers it's the most efficient tool to vet refugees.

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Lots of news this week.

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is speaking to reporters after meeting with the House Democratic caucus.

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What did President Trump do this time?

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The House of Representatives appears to be moving toward impeachment of President Trump.

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Climate change is an existential crisis. If Americans cut just one hamburger from their diet every week, it would be like taking 10 million cars off the road every year. After cutting energy use, less meat and more plant-based food add up to the easiest--and healthiest--way to reduce your carbon footprint. From the land and water needed to raise feed and the methane produced at the end of digestion, “Cattle are actually mini fossil-fuel, greenhouse gas producers.” So says Sujatha Bergen, head of health campaigns at the NRDC. As her title suggests, eliminating beef from your diet--in addition to pork and lamb-- is also better for you. She explains the trade-offs for helping to reduce climate change and says, “Starting with your fork is much less daunting for many people.”

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