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The Federal Communications Commission’s new chairman Tom Wheeler announces efforts to “do things differently.”
Updating the Fourth Amendment has been done before, to address the invention of cars, phones and GPS. It’s time to do it again.
Almost every day, corporations seize them without our informed consent. The consumer protection bureau should put a stop to it.
An appeals court's unprecedented removal of Shira Scheindlin has sent a chilling message to other federal judges.
The returning William Bratton should recognize that the notorious policy has exacerbated discrimination, not improved safety.
Throughout history, activists have proven that true patriotism demands a vigilant confrontation with government infamy.
The modern national security state can be understood as a proselytizing warrior religion, complete with its own sacred texts, holy orders and warrior priests.
A systematic look at the patterns of rights abuses in the United States’ domestic “war on terror” since September 11, 2001.
As the government embraces a “counter-radicalization” approach to counterterrorism, prosecutors are turning radical beliefs into criminal acts.
How Bill de Blasio can help solve the twin problems of over-policing and under-educating in one swoop
- A Former Marine Explains All the Weapons of War Being Used by Police in Ferguson
- The Major Problem With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Powerful Essay on Ferguson
- Strange Fruit in Ferguson
- Tear Gas Is an Abortifacient. Why Won’t the Anti-Abortion Movement Oppose It?
- How the War on Terror Created the World’s Most Powerful Terror Group
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