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Privacy from Rulers: Tents of Ancient Israel, Cell Phones of Today
Originally Posted: 06/11/2013 - 11:58am | Type: Blog

Are there any spiritual and religious roots to the notion of personal and household privacy? What does the ancient arrangement of tents in an ancient Israelite encampment have to ...

Privacy Isn’t What It Used to Be
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 3:13pm | Type: Blog

On Slate, Emily Bazelon laments her colleagues’ lack of outrage at the revelations of the National Security Agency’s vacuuming up of data on what all of us are doing. In the New York Times, Ross Douthat explai ...

A Spirituality of Privacy
Originally Posted: 07/12/2012 - 3:15pm | Type: Blog

In some ways the distinction between a “private” spirituality and our public face is an artificial one, and at our best these two aspects of our being will be in harmonious synchronicity. ...

Meet the New Boss
Originally Posted: 03/09/2012 - 3:09pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Piano-playing cats or union organizing drives—Google and Facebook don’t care. They just keep a sieve in the flow to c ...

Facebook: Friend or Foe?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:34am | Type: Blog

Well, they're at it again. Well, they're at it again. In the April issue of Sojourners I wrote about the joys and potential pitfalls of Facebook : On one hand, us ...

Just Friends?
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Facebook and the redefinition of privacy. On Facebook I get the daily news, hyperlocal-yet-global ...