On Thursday, February 8, ACLU-TN Executive Director Hedy Weinberg will join Jay Stanley, senior policy analyst for the Speech, Privacy and Technology Project at the American Civil Liberties Union, to discuss “Technology and Civil Liberties in the Trump Era.”
The event is co-sponsored by ACLU-TN, Vanderbilt University Program in American Studies, and the Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities.
Jay Stanley is senior policy analyst with the ACLU Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project, where he researches, writes and speaks about technology-related privacy and civil liberties issues and their future. He is the editor of the ACLU’s Free Future blog and has authored and co-authored a variety of influential ACLU reports on privacy and technology topics. Before joining the ACLU, he was an analyst at the technology research firm Forrester, served as American politics editor of Facts on File’s World News Digest, and as national newswire editor at Medialink. He is a graduate of Williams College and holds an M.A. in American History from the University of Virginia.