52 Blog Posts From the PRIVACY Tag


The Next Ten Years: oos Weekly E-Newsletter #520

The Next Ten Years: oos Weekly E-Newsletter #520

We wanted to do something special for Issue #520 because it marks ten years of uninterrupted weekly oos e-newsletters that, we hope, have provided entertaining (if not thought-provoking) perspectives. To carry on that tradition, oos and oos Base directors were asked to provide mini essays for the occasion. No one likes homework but they tackled […]

War on Cars Watch for December 20, 2018

War on Cars Watch for December 20, 2018

Editor’s Note: The War on Cars Watch will be on vacation for the next two weeks and will reemerge on January 9, 2019. Welcome to the War on Cars Watch, a weekly blog to bring together all the stories that affect motorists with regards to street planning such as road diets, and traffic calming as […]

ATE Racket Report for December 19, 2018

ATE Racket Report for December 19, 2018

The ATE Racket Report is a weekly feature of the oos blog. We want to bring the issues of automated traffic enforcement to our supporters in a more coherent up-to-date fashion.   Compiled by oos Base Director James C. Walker and oos Communications Director Shelia Dunn.  This Past Week… Editor’s Note: The oos does not […]

FAA’s “Integration Pilot UAS Program” is really a national police surveillance drone program

FAA’s “Integration Pilot UAS Program” is really a national police surveillance drone program

From guest writer Joe Cadillic of the MassPrivatel.com Blog This year was full of many disturbing stories, like the one about Bloomberg’s role-playing workshops being used to convince the public to accept police drones equipped with microphones. And another about politicians claiming police drones will help revitalize a downtown and create community connections. None of that could […]

War on Cars Watch for December 13, 2018

War on Cars Watch for December 13, 2018

Welcome to the War on Cars Watch, a weekly blog to bring together all the stories that affect motorists with regards to street planning such as road diets, and traffic calming as well as programs such as Vision Zero and Complete Streets. This blog will give you highlights of the week’s stories and commentary from […]