Dan Arel

About Dan

Dan Arel is an author, journalist, and privacy advocate. He maintains the site RealPrivacy and has had his work featured in OpenSource, Time, Salon, AlterNet, Huffington Post, The New Arab, and more.

In 2018, Dan launched RealPrivacy when he decided it was time to take digital privacy more seriously and activily work to stop contributing to surveillance capitalism. In 2019, he took the site to the open source community to continue its developement and help reach as many internet users as he could to put user back into the hands of users and out of the hands of corporations and government sponsored surveillance programs.