It is important to push back on unfair attacks against the intelligence community because American liberalism primarily rests on a faith in democratic institutions, whether congressional representatives, diplomats, political appointees, or the intelligence community.
Ryan Hagemann is the technology and civil liberties policy analyst at the Niskanen Center. His research specialties include privacy and surveillance, robotics and automation, decentralized networks, Internet policy, and issues at the intersection of sociology, economics, and technology. He has previously authored works on the economic and social ramifications of autonomous vehicles with the Mercatus Center.
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Civil society, law enforcement, the technology industry, economists, cryptographers, and other experts must reason through competing interests to arrive at a Going Dark solution that protects encryption, the digital economy, and the security of all Americans.