Posts Tagged: NSA
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
A strong global right to electronic privacy demands recognition, in U.S. law and internationally.
Our privacy is getting hit from two sides — from corporations as well as the government.
Former law professor Barack Obama went into surprising depth on issues of war and peace during his fifth State of the Union address. Here's how he should grade himself.
2013 had its fair share of bad news, but it was also a year of extraordinary activism.
Massive data collection by the NSA comes down much heavier on the cost side of the ledger than the benefit.
No one knows what a major state would be like if it radically cut back its intelligence services--but based on the recent American record, it’s hard to imagine we could be anything but better off.
A modest proposal for how to spy more effectively.
Someone must pay for this national embarrassment.
After all the weeping and gnashing of teeth over Snowden, another leak causes U.S. intelligence greater grief.