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English to Portuguese translations [PRO] Government / Politics / NSA spying
English term or phrase:Hollowing out
Estou a traduzir um artigo para ser publicado numa revista especializada. A expressão em causa aparece no texto por duas vezes:
"These begin with the hollowing out of basic democratic control mechanisms"
"The fact that U.S. social media companies are effectively making common cause with the American government, in systematically hollowing out any rights of privacy of European citizens, provides us with a potent tool."