Thursday, December 10, 2009

More on privacy

Here's something written some time ago on privacy and why it is important for all of, even if we aro not doing anything wrong.

We do nothing wrong when we make love or go to the bathroom. We are not deliberately hiding anything when we seek out private places for reflection or conversation. We keep private journals, sing in the privacy of the shower, and write letters to secret lovers and then burn them. Privacy is a basic human need.

Full text: Bruce Schneier - The Eternal Value of Privacy


Philipp Förster said...

Nice quote indeed!