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Computers

Prosecutors are warping the law to throw activist hackers like Aaron Swartz behind bars for years.

NSA

There will be no need to kill a future Edward Snowden. He will already be dead.

Prison

In the wake of 9/11, prosecutors have embraced “special administrative measures” to keep terrorism suspects guilty until proven otherwise.

Children spinning

The country must find the political will to end this national disgrace.

Angela Merkel

Americans are justifiably upset about the NSA’s sweeping domestic surveillance. But we should be just as concerned about spying on foreigners.

NSA Director Keith Alexander

In a world without privacy, there are no exemptions for our spies.

Verizon court order

A bipartisan bill would end the NSA’s bulk data collection as we know it.

Blogs

Recipients of AIDS/HIV funding from the United States may soon be free of the harmful anti-prostitution requirement. 

June 12, 2013

Why does Rubio continue to attach amendments that undermine his own legislation?

June 12, 2013

Acceptance may be the most painful step.

June 11, 2013

How the Wikileaks source did more for US national security than SEAL Team 6.

June 11, 2013

Not a molehill, but not a mountain either.

June 11, 2013

A bipartisan group of eight senators would require the attorney general to declassify significant Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) opinions.

June 11, 2013

There’s really nothing “meta” about metadata.

June 10, 2013

The morning after the NSA whistleblower goes public.

June 10, 2013

The drama about the leaks shouldn't overwhelm the drama in the leaks themselves

June 6, 2013

The NSA spying is legal--and that’s the real scandal. 

June 6, 2013