By Mark Fenster

Is the govt too mystery or now not mystery adequate? Why is there at the same time an excessive amount of govt secrecy and a possible unending procession of presidency leaks? The Transparency Fix asserts that we incorrectly imagine that govt info may be managed. an analogous impulse that drives transparency activities additionally drives secrecy advocates. all of them carry the improper trust that executive info can both be published or saved safe on command.
The Transparency Fix argues for a reformation in our assumptions approximately secrecy and transparency. the area didn't finish simply because Julian Assange, WikiLeaks, and Edward Snowden published categorized info. yet nor used to be there an important political swap. "Transparency" has develop into a buzzword, whereas secrecy is anathema. utilizing numerous real-life examples to check how govt info really flows, Mark Fenster describes how the felony regime's tenuous keep watch over over nation details belies either the promise and peril of transparency. He demanding situations us to confront the implausibility of controlling executive details and exhibits us how the modern obsession surrounding transparency and secrecy can't seriously change a country that's outlined by means of a lot more than information.

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