Jul 17, 2013 Surveillance camera MPR Photo/Chris Roberts Guests Jeffrey Rosen: Recently appointed president and CEO of the National Constitution Center. He serves as professor of law at George Washington University, the legal affairs editor of The New Republic, and a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. His books include The Supreme Court: The Personalities and Rivalries That Defined America, the best-selling companion book to the award-winning PBS series. The New York Times called his book The Unwanted Gaze "the definitive text in privacy perils in the digital age." Tim Wu: Author, policy advocate, and professor at Columbia Law School. In 2013, he was recognized as one of America's 100 most influential lawyers by National Law Journal. His 2010 book, The Master Switch, was named best book of the year by several publications. Wu's best-known work is the development of network neutrality theory. He has served as a senior advisor to the Federal Trade Commission, chair of the media reform group Free Press, and as a Fellow at Google.
Two law professors debate at the Aspen Ideas Festival: "Is Privacy Paramount or Should We Live in a Transparent Society?" How much, and what type, of surveillance is consistent with the 4th Amendment protection from unreasonable search?