March 23, 2019 read, explore

Category: Surveillance State


Why Do People Value Privacy?

Privacy. It’s pretty important to a lot of people. I think especially Americans are repulsed by the thought of being...

Tragedy and Opportunists: The Hidden Costs

We are all saddened by the mass shooting that took place in Paris. As important as it is to venerate...

Patriot Act To Expire Monday, Here’s What You Should Know

The Patriot Act, the law passed shortly after 9/11 in an effort to catch terrorists, is set to expire Monday....

Snowden suggests staying away from Dropbox, Facebook, Google

In a remote interview, Snowden was asked how we can better secure our privacy. He answered the question by first...

Why encryption matters

These days, privacy is becoming more of a mainstream concern. Most of us with a conscious can agree that indescriminante...

Everything you need to know about Obama’s NSA speech

Last week, President Obama delivered a speech about U.S. surveillance policies. The speech came after months of classified documents being...

Rand Paul suing over NSA spying

Senator Rand Paul is filing a class-action suit against President Obama over the NSA’s spying policies. Paul claims that the...

The Man That Leaked Top Secret Government Programs

Everyone has heard of Edward Snowden. He’s the NSA contractor that leaked troves of classified information relating to the U.S. government’s...