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Show Notes

Wondering how global surveillance could realistically work, or how VPNs can play a role in your privacy? This episode, we’re sitting down with Smuggler to chat about global surveillance, a realistic look at VPNs (and Tor!), and his journey as a cypherpunk.

More about Smuggler:

Smuggler’s recommended tools to Opt Out:

  • Cash
  • Glasses and mask for physical privacy
  • Face-to-face meetings
  • Shipping containers as a Faraday cage
  • Voice masking technology

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