Legal & Political

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  • Updates laws that reflect our current technology that relates to data protection
  • Advocacy for a federal shield law to protect both professional and citizen journalists
    • Require warrant for search and restrict free access by government
  • Define "journalist" to protect both professionals and citizens
    • Define this not by credentials, but rather by intention (i.e. data gathering)
  • Online platform for informed consent, which can be seen by everyone
  • Enhanced privacy functions for online platforms in regards to information protections (i.e. is my data safe?)
  • An online platform to educate users with legalese of implications of sharing footage (i.e. Vimeo upload message)

Actionable: Take more active role in educating subjects