Earlier this month, Republican Senator Tom Cotton introduced S. 1339, legislation that would make permanent the extraordinary electronic surveillance powers of the FISA Amendments Act (also often referred to as “the 702 program”), even though the FISA Amendments Act was supposed to expire many years
In one of the most under-reported stories of the year, the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) has been without a chair since July 1, 2016, and President Barack Obama has failed to nominate a replacement. This matters. The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board is the only body in the executive branch of the United States government with independent power to investigate and report on violations of the U.S. Constitution in the government’s “War on Terror.” In one of the most under-reported
Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?