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Nothing Sacred, Nothing Secret

Joan Z. Shore | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics
Joan Z. Shore

Your DNA is being filed away in a national data base, and your phone calls -- within and outside the U.S. -- are being tapped and stored by your government. There is one thread linking these two stories: our government's frightful and fanatical intrusion into our personal lives.

Gerry Smith

NSA Whistleblowers On Surveillance: We Told You So

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 06.06.2013 | Technology

For years, four former National Security Agency analysts warned that the government was conducting widespread surveillance on domestic communications....

Howard Fineman

Dare I Make A Phone Call

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration's surveillance of tens of millions of Verizon phone calls is questionable at best and illegal at worst, a top p...

Judge Who Signed Off On Phone Records Made Another Sweeping Decision

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Roger Vinson, the federal judge who approved the Obama administration's secret collection of telephone records of millions of Verizon cu...

Jason Linkins

Dick Durbin On NSA Surveillance: I Told You So

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) joins Rep. James Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) today in being forced into a state of agita over the revelation that the NSA has bee...

Ryan J. Reilly

Patriot Act Author Slams NSA's Phone Records Grab As 'Un-American'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.), one of the authors of the Patriot Act, said in a Thursday letter to Attorney General Eric Holder that h...

Sam Stein

Lawmakers Say NSA Phone Data Revelations Are 'Nothing Particularly New'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Reports that the National Security Agency is collecting the phone logs of millions of U.S. Verizon customers may have hit with a boom We...

Feinstein: Court Order For Phone Records A Renewal

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence committee says the top secret court order for telephone records of millions of U.S. customers ...