Tuesday, October 1st, 6:00pm
San Francisco, CA: Commonwealth Club
The Commonwealth Club, City Lights, and the National Lawyers Guild Bay Area, present Heidi Boghosian discussing Spying on Democracy with George Hammond at the Commonwealth Club. The Club is located at 595 Market St., between 1st and 2nd Streets in San Francisco. Networking reception begins at 5:30pm. Program at 6pm, with booksigning to follow at 7pm.
Boghosian documents the disturbing increase in surveillance of ordinary citizens and then explains the danger she believes it poses to our privacy, to our civil liberties, and to the future of democracy itself. Since the news recently broke about how widespread government surveillance actually is, Boghosian has been interviewed in more than 30 media outlets nationwide. Come find out how deeply embedded our surveillance culture has become.
Cost: $20 non-members, $8 members, $7 students (with valid ID)