Op-Ed

(photo http://theusconstitution.org) On Tuesday, three judges at one of the nation’s most powerful appellate courts will hear oral arguments in the only legal challenge to result in a judicial...
(Photo - AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — A conservative gadfly lawyer who has made a career of skewering Democratic administrations is taking his battle against the National Security Agency's...
Our friends at EPIC have put together a great resource: Spotlight on Surveillance.  Take a look!! I. Introduction EPIC’s Spotlight on Surveillance project explores the privacy and civil...
The people we elect aren’t the ones calling the shots, says Tufts University’s Michael Glennon (photo - NBCNews)   The voters who put Barack Obama in office expected some big changes...
While details on the president’s proposal to end NSA bulk collection of telephony recordsremain sparse, we do now have an actual piece of legislation to look at from the House...
by Laura W. Murphy Posted: 12/12/2013 2:24 pm   The summer of Snowden is fast becoming the NSA's winter of discontent. This week, tech giants Google, Apple, Facebook and others published...
RICHARD SOBEL | NOVEMBER 11, 2013 | 4:00 AM     In pursuit of good public policy, immigration reform needs to be based on fairness, enforcement of existing laws, increased legal...
A Buyer’s Guide to Safer Communication by Quinn Norton, Special to ProPublica, June 18, 2013, 10:45 a.m. This is part two of a two­part series. Here’s part one:...
State photo-ID databases become troves for police By Craig Timberg and Ellen Nakashima, Published: June 16   Edward Linsmier For The Washington Post The Pinellas County...
NSA's Verizon surveillance: how the White House tramples our constitution Senator Obama once showed great concern to safeguard US freedoms. But as president, he rides roughshod over liberty...