Munk Debate on State Surveillance

Panelists debated the topic of government surveillance. Former CIA and NSA director Michael Hayden and Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz argued in… read more

Panelists debated the topic of government surveillance. Former CIA and NSA director Michael Hayden and Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz argued in favor of the resolution, “State Surveillance: Be it resolved state surveillance is a legitimate defence of our freedoms.” Journalist Glenn Greenwald and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian argued against. The thirteenth semi-annual Munk Debate was held at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, Canada. A clip of a video statement made for the debate by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden was shown. close

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Munk Debate on State Surveillance

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Program ID:
319161-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Debate
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
First Aired:
May 23, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 28, 2014 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 23, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 24, 2014 | 12:23am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 24, 2014 | 6:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 28, 2014 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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