Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”
— George Santayana
It’s been eight long years since Bozeman, Montana, set the internet on fire by requiring that job applicants for municipal positions turn over passwords to their personal social media accounts as part of the application process. In the wake of that story, states rushed to introduce legislation prohibiting this practice; many succeeded. And, the story more or less died.
A recently fired NBC employee claims a recruiter required that she disclose the contents of her Facebook and Instagram profiles before