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Data as Personal Property: Yang Proposal Falls Short

Who is Andrew Yang?

Data as Personal Property

These rights include:

- The right to be informed as to what data will be collected, and how it will be used

- The right to opt out of data collection or sharing

- The right to be told if a website has data on you, and what that data is

- The right to be forgotten; to have all data related to you deleted upon request

- The right to be informed if ownership of your data changes hands

- The right to be informed of any data breaches including your information in a timely manner

- The right to download all data in a standardized format to port to another platform

Source- Andrew Yang’s campaign site

Good… but Not Good Enough

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