Welcome to I/O Terror

For now this site is supporting volunteers who are willing to help transcribe some discussions by individuals who are doing their best to preserve human rights in the early twenty-first century.

These individuals will include, eventually, Edward SnowdenThomas DrakeWilliam BinneyJulian AssangeJacob Appelbaum, Glenn GreenwaldLaura Poitras, Eben MoglenBruce SchneierNoam ChomskyChris HedgesLawrence LessigJesselyn Radack as well as Canadians David LyonAnn CavoukianMichael Geist, and John Ralston Saul.

Offers to help, of any kind, are appreciated.

The transcription of video presentations on I/O Terror is supported by the Scripto plug-in for Omeka. Please email us if you wish to volunteer as a transcriber.

I've started with several interviews with Edward Snowden and a few presentations by Eben Moglen and Bruce Schneier.

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Samuel Bowles, Professor, Santa Fe Institute
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Samuel Bowles, Professor, Santa Fe Institute
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Samuel Bowles, Professor, Santa Fe Institute
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