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Who Do You Trust?

Jim Moore | Posted 11.20.2013 | Media
Jim Moore

Who do we trust? Who can we trust? In a world where the NSA and Homeland Security probably know what I'm wearing as I'm typing this article, we are awash in information, but bereft of knowledge and integrity; flooded with stories, but left to die in a drought of truth.

Hagel Orders Security Review After Shooting

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered two sweeping reviews of military security and employee screening programs, acknowledging ...

Molly O'Toole

Sexual Assault Victims Freed From Oppressive Disclosure

HuffingtonPost.com | Molly O'Toole | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics

Sexual assault victims will no longer have to disclose related counseling on applications for national security clearance, National Intelligence Direc...

Top Secret: More People Now Have Access To Nation's Most Confidential Info

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 09.22.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON -- U.S. officials say the number of people with access to some of the nation's most carefully guarded secrets topped 4.86 million people in...

Refugees, Hairdressers, and Homeland Security

Mark Hetfield | Posted 12.07.2011 | World
Mark Hetfield

DHS asserts it has the legal authority to rely on secret evidence to revoke refugee status overseas and throw refugees back into danger.

TSA Clearance a Cloudy Process

Azadeh Shahshahani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Azadeh Shahshahani

Why did the TSA suddenly decided to suspend Adnan Tikvesa's security clearance without telling him why? To this day, no one knows.

The GAO Transcripts, Part 16: What We Have Here is a Failure to Communicate

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

This is the sixteenth installment of the Government Accountability Office interview transcripts that were prepared pursuant to the July 2005 GAO repor...