According to an investigation by Yahoo News, a little-known division of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) was found to regularly snoop on journalists, nonprofit workers, and even members of Congress using CBP’s vast arsenal of surveillance tools. Moreover, … Read more »
A new report from Foreign Policy reveals that the FBI has begun characterizing police accountability and racial equality movements which are primarily comprised of African-Americans as “black identity extremists” or “BIEs” in their internal reports. According to these documents, FBI … Read more »
Republic presidential nominee Donald J. Trump’s fear-mongering campaign continued its wanton disregard for the Constitution when he suggested he might bypass the civilian judicial system and try Americans accused of terrorism in military tribunals at Guantánamo Bay.
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Since 9/11, dismantling of civil liberties has been rationalized via terrorist threats. Kevin Gosztola reports on this year’s paranoid warnings that lack any real credibility here.… Read more »
We already knew the National Security Agency’s (NSA) program to collect telephone metadata was unconstitutional. Now we know it’s illegal too.
Last week, a panel of three judges from the US Court of Appeals second circuit overturned a prior ruling … Read more »