Interesting Article on Privacy in Washington Post

Reading Time: 6 minutes Kudos to Dave Farber of the Interesting People email list for flagging this up and The Washington Post for continuing to do good investigative journalism:Bahamas Firm Screens Personal Data To Assess Risk Operation Avoids U.S. Privacy Rules By Robert O’Harrow Jr. Washington Post Staff Writer Saturday, October 16, 2004; Page A01 It began as one […]

Glass Shards

Reading Time: 1 minute I was loaned a DVD copy of Shattered Glass by my workmate Jonny last week. This film tells the story of Stephen Glass a disgraced journalist who wrote at the New Republic magazine. Glass managed to have over two dozen made up or badly researched articles appear in one of America’s most reputable magazines despite […]