The American Surveillance State


GUEST:  Joel Pruce is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in Human Rights Studies at Dayton University. Follow him on Twitter.


TOPICS:  Joel discusses a next-generation surveillance technology (as shown in the Washington Post video above) that “can track every vehicle and person across an area the size of a small city, for several hours at a time.” What does this new technology mean for a nation founded on the principles of civil liberty and privacy?


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: Thursday, February 6, 2014.