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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Government Attack on Personal Privacy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, lies, propaganda, usa, privacy rights, snooping )

- 574 days ago -
n an attempt to further undermine the privacy of Americans, FBI director James Comey is trying to get legislation passed that would prevent people from encrypting their electronic devices
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reading Our Emails Without a Warrant? Tell Congress: Protect Email Privacy!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: privacy rights, personal e-mails, NSA, privacy laws, governement spying on citizens, media, ethics, government, congress, americans )

- 615 days ago -
Did you know the federal government can read any of your emails that are more than six months old without a warrant?This is because of language in the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986, which extends Fourth Amendment protections against unreas
The Privacy Versus Security Debate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: privacy rights )

- 758 days ago -
Law enforcement is now getting upset at Google and Apple, for making it harder for them to search their products. Do you think it is better to allow the police such access to such information to catch bad guys or more important to protect privacy?
Oppose The USA FREEDOM Act In Its Current Form - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA Freedom Act, Patriot Act, illegal surveillance, immunity, privacy rights )

- 761 days ago -
The current Senate version of the USA FREEDOM Act effectively reauthorizes the PATRIOT Act for an additional 2.5 years, legalizes currently illegal surveillance activities, and grants immunity to corporations that collaborate to violate privacy rights.
New Legislation Could Stop Some of NSA's Creepy Big Brother Behaviors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, politics, congress, BIg Brother, NSA, spying on citizens, privacy rights )

- 817 days ago -
Senators argue the NSA shouldn't be allowed to stockpile everyone's telephone records without authorization to investigate.
OP-ED: Why Prosecuting Snowden Is Unfair--Until the NSA Answers for Its Misconduct
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Edward Snowden, prosection, us, NSA, CIA, privacy rights, government )

- 874 days ago -
Was James Clapper held accountable for lying under oath? No.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Transparency From the NSA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NSA, surveillance, privacy rights, politics, news, obama, government, ethics, media, usa, war )

- 985 days ago -
The USA Freedom Act, introduced by Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., and Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., would limit the NSA's ability to collect data on individuals unless they're involved in a criminal enterprise.
This Federal Judge Is Standing Up to the NSA's 'Orwellian' Spying
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NSA spying, rights, privacy rights, ethics, americans, propaganda, politics, usa, media, lies )

- 1041 days ago -
When '60 Minutes' stops asking tough questions, who can you trust?
Who Buys the Spies? The Hidden Corporate Cash Behind America's Out-of-Control National Surveillance State
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: seuciryt, security state, NSA, privacy rights, corporate interests, corporate interests and control, u.s., politics, news, ethics, americans, abuse )

- 1096 days ago -
Democratic leaders are full-fledged players in the national surveillance state, right along with Republicans.
Spying on Its Own: The NSA's Deep Bag of Tricks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PATRIOT ACT, DOMESTIC SPYING, law, repealing the Patriot Act, Patriot Act, government, ethics, congress, usa, dishonesty, privacy rights )

- 1161 days ago -
Spy on US citizens? We don't do that, the American government claimed. But new NSA documents published by the Washington Post show that the intelligence service violates the law in thousands of instances. Analysts with the agency are free to pick targets
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help End Gun Violence in Chicago
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rights, gun control, privacy rights, ethics, media, news, usa, politics, government, freedoms, elections, americans )

- 1354 days ago -
The citizens of Chicago have a right to feel safe and need our President's help. Please support Chicago protestors by asking President Obama to help end gun violence in Chicago.
The Massive Human and Moral Cost of Gun Violence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rights, gun control, privacy rights, ethics, media, news, usa, politics, government, freedoms, elections, americans )

- 1378 days ago -
The US has spent $1.5 trillion on Iraq and Afghanistan wars so far, while ignoring the reality that the greatest threats to child safety come from enemies within.
Newspaper Sparks Outrage for Publishing Names, Addresses of Gun Permit Holders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rights, gun control, privacy rights, media, news, government, ethics, americans, usa, politics )

- 1397 days ago -
An interactive map showing the names and addresses of all handgun permit holders in New York's Westchester and Rockland counties has infuriated many readers since it was posted Saturday on a newspaper's website.

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