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Talking About Spying With Nancy Pelosi's Office

Tracy Rosenberg | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics
Tracy Rosenberg

The quickest way to describe the 45-minute meeting is as a tug-of-war between two ideas: a) blanket surveillance is fundamentally unconstitutional and needs to stop and b) NSA surveillance programs need to be tweaked to rein in some level of over-reach.

All Republicans and Democrats Agree That Snowden Is a Traitorous Villain, Except All the Ones That Don't... Right or Left Finally Not Relevant!

Eric Yaverbaum | Posted 08.24.2013 | Politics
Eric Yaverbaum

With national security at risk, an important conversation has begun in Washington, D.C. and caught fire around the dinner table all over the country. What do you like more? Your privacy? Your safety? Both?

Does Big Data Make It Legal?

Mary Shannon Little | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics
Mary Shannon Little

What will the NSA do when they find possible drug dealers, human traffickers, racketeers, and inside traders, as well as terrorists? Will their collection of telephone records became the mother-lode of investigative leads?

The NSA's Secret Weapon

guardian.co.uk | Posted 06.08.2013 | Politics

Revealed: The NSA's powerful tool for cataloguing data – including figures on US collection...