Reposting a Tweet by Frederike Kaltheuner

Sebastian Greger


Now with a link - my piece for @privacyint in @POLITICOEurope Privacy was once misconstrued as being about hiding and secrecy. Now it’s understood to be something much more pressing: power dynamics between the individual, the state and the market.
Frederike Kaltheuner

As recent scandals have illustrated so vividly, privacy is also about the autonomy, dignity, and self-determination of people – and it’s a necessary precondition for democracy.

Frederike Kaltheuner of Privacy International wrote a brilliant op-ed for Politico: “Privacy is power”