Posts Tagged: civil liberties
Someday in the distant future, I hope you’ll read this letter and smile indulgently at my worst fears.
The threat of "lone-wolf" terrorist attacks is greatly overblown. More worrying is what the security state "shepherds" are doing in the name of preventing them.
In focusing more on his travails than his revelations, a new film on Edward Snowden does just what Snowden himself had hoped to avoid.
Americans are trading away their privacy, civil liberties, and billions of tax dollars for an intelligence complex that never seems to know what's going on in the world.
A culture of Islamophobia continues to poison the politics of both India and the United States.
The war on terror has become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
There's still no credible evidence that the NSA's massive digital surveillance has disrupted any terrorist plots.
Is it possible to export the liberal arts to places that restrict civil liberties?
Unchecked growth in intelligence agencies raises troubling questions and even affects how we interact with neighbors.
The Bush administration has launched Round Two of its assault on the Constitution. Now its habeas corpus in the crosshairs.