CLBR Backgrounder: New Zealand

In connection with our interview of New Zealand Director Annie Goldson about her film “Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web,” we are providing some basic background about New Zealand and its ties to Hollywood. NEW ZEALAND 101 NEW ZEALAND FILM INDUSTRY New Zealand has a $3.2+ billion film industry.  Much of this is fueled by…

CLBR #255: Eva Velasquez on Identity Theft

  CLBR #255: Eva Velasquez on Identity Theft       Data Breaches Increase 40 Percent in 2016 2017 Data Breaches ITRC Fact Sheet 101: Are You at Risk for Identity Theft? ITRC Fact Sheet 147: Risks of Mobile Applications Identity Theft Red Flags ITRC Solution 37: Doxing and Internet Safety Tips ITRC Fact Sheet 146 Smartphone…

CLBR #253: Heidi Beirich, SPLC and Hate in the USA

SPLC’S Heidi Beirich on the State of Hate in the USA   Heidi Beirich – Southern Poverty Law Center Heidi Beirich leads the SPLC’s Intelligence Project, “one of the most respected anti-terror organizations in the world,” according to the National Review. She is an expert on various forms of extremism, including the white supremacist, nativist and…