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Tag: 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...

What Does The Constitution Say About Surveillance?

The Constitution provides American citizens with certain rights that are not to be infringed upon by the government. It seems...

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...

White House Considers Civilian NSA Chief

  President Obama is considering appointing a civilian to head up the NSA. Currently Keith Alexander, a United States Army veteran, is...

New documents show NSA tapped into Google and Yahoo

A newly published slide sketch from the NSA reveals that the agency broke into Google and Yahoo’s servers to access...

Why the NSA won’t be reformed anytime soon

It seems like yesterday that Edward Snowden, with the help of the guardian newspaper, published highly classified information about the...

Patriot Act co-author working on NSA reform bill

The same Congressman who co-authored the now infamous Patriot Act is working on a bill that will reform the National...

NSA Targeting Anonymity Tool, Tor

A tool that protects the identity of web users is being targeted by the NSA and GCHQ. According to theguardian,...