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July 29, 2019

Will Silicon Valley Have to Choose Between End-to-End Crypto and Shutting Down Speech it Hates?

By Paul Scharre

Our guests this week are Paul Scharre from the Center for a New American Security and Greg Allen from the Defense Department’s newly formed Joint Artificial Intelligence Center. Paul and Greg have a lot to say about AI policy, especially with an eye toward national security and strategic competition. Greg sheds some light on the Defense Department’s activity, and Paul helps us understand how the military and policymakers are grappling with this emerging technology. But at the end of the day, I want to know: Are we at risk of losing the AI race with China? Paul and Greg tell me not all hope’s lost—and how we can retain technological leadership.

Listen to the full conversation on Lawfare's The Cyberlaw Podcast.

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