Tor Project lays off a third of its staff

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Tor Project lays off 13 out of 35 staffers.
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The Tor Project, the organization behind the Tor privacy browser, announced on Friday it was laying off a third of its staff due to the economic burden caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

"Tor, like much of the world, has been caught up in the COVID-19 crisis," Isabela Bagueros, Executive Director for the Tor Project, said Friday in a statement posted on its site.

"Like many other nonprofits and small businesses, the crisis has hit us hard, and we have had to make some difficult decisions. We had to let…
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