Can you believe it, that the Democratic Party has sunk so low that they’re now clapping loudly for the values of Big Brother and Homeland Security? They’ll approve of anything, it seems, just so long as it’s a Democrat who’s doing it. The stain of authoritarianism is heavy upon both the Democrats and the Republicans, and it is time for politicians and voters of conscience to walk away from both.
Could StartMail, from the makers if StartPage, offer Americans a way to be secure from the National Security Agency’s online military spies?
Independent Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Schedules Meeting on PRISM Surveillance Scandal
If you care about warrantless surveillance by the United States Government, it’s worth periodically checking this Federal Register page to find out what the long-overdue, finally-formed Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board is up to. By law, the PCLOB has independent power unsquelchable by Congress
James Clapper knows that, as long as his electronic spying system is classified, he can make whatever claims of success he likes. Who’s going to try to verify his claims, after all? No one is conducting real oversight. The justifications for the massive daily violation of Americans’ constitutional rights are themselves top secret.
A petition in the official White House system calls for Barack Obama engage in a public, one-hour debate with Edward Snowden, the man who exposed the Obama Administration’s abusive, unconstitutional electronic search and seizure program.
Anyone who uses the phrase “only metadata” doesn’t understand just how pervasive electronic metadata has become.
An initial list of protest opportunities and ideas for Americans who want to take a stand against the National Security Agency PRISM program and other electronic spying networks.
When the Guardian newspaper discovered that the US government has been spying on Americans’ phone calls, emails, and Internet behavior for years without any reasonable suspicion of criminal behavior, Senator Dianne Feinstein leaped to the defense of the electronic surveillance dragnet. The Big Brother program,
While U.S. Government Secretly Tapped Phones and Internet, Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board was Stymied
This morning, you may feel like wearing a tin-foil hat to protect yourself, and such an act wouldn’t be entirely kooky. Yesterday, leaks to newspapers revealed that the United States government has not only been seizing the records of billions of phone calls taking place