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Listen to Rand Paul
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rand Paul, national security, Anwar al-Awlaki, Fareed Zakaria, American Civil Liberties Union, Edward Snowden, Patriot Act )

Sheryl
- 1472 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The real problem appears to be that Paul is trying to force Republicans and many Democrats to defend what has become a lazy, smug consensus in favor of an ever expanding national security state.
Parts Of Patriot Act Expire, Even As Senate Moves On Bill Limiting Surveillance
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Patriot Act, usa, government, ethics, republicans, congress )

AWAY AWHI
- 1478 days ago - npr.org
It was a dramatic day on the floor of the United States Senate on Sunday. Unable to overcome parliamentary maneuvers by Sen. Rand Paul, the body adjourned and let three controversial provisions of the Patriot Act expire at midnight.
Congress Let Section 215 Die - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Section 215, Patriot Act, Congress, petition, mass suveillance )

Sheryl
- 1495 days ago - action.aclu.org
Protect Americans privacy without compromising security. Allow Section 215 of the Patriot Act to expire. This is a crucial first step towards ending unlawful mass surveillance.
Court Rules NSA Bulk Spying Illegal: New Vindication for Edward Snowden, and Uncertainty for PATRIOT Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NSA, ACLU lawsuit, VICTORY!, Federal appeals court, NY, unanimous ruling, NSA bulk spying, Illegal, bulk phone records collection, bulk data surveillance, whistleblower, Patriot Act, Section 215, renewal deadline, 06/01 expiration, Freedom Act )

LucyKalei
- 1500 days ago - democracynow.org
ACLU lawsuit based on Snowden revelations: unanimous decision of Federal appeals 3-judge panel that NSA bulk phone records collection "unprecedented & unwarranted." Ruling comes as Congress faces June 1st deadline to renew Patriot Act NSA authorization
Hold NSA Accountable for Illegal Data Collection | ForceChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: surveillance, spying, snooping, Patriot Act, cell phone data, invasion of privacy, government illegal actions, NSA, National Security, Police State, Fascism, Free Speech, Freedom, Tyranny, data collection )

Barbara
- 1500 days ago - forcechange.com
The NSA's invasive collection of massive amounts of cell phone data has just been ruled illegal and those responsible for the program must be held accountable. A simple slap on the wrist or demotion will not suffice to right wrongs by zealous snoopers.
Cosmetic Changes Are Not Enough We Need To End Dragnet NSA Surveillance - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PATRIOT Act, section 215, June 1, stop surveillance, petition )

Sheryl
- 1507 days ago - action.aclu.org
Sign this petition to show them that Americans oppose dragnet surveillance and extending any parts of the Patriot Act without significant reform that are set to expire on June 1.
VIDEO on Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act - The Creepy Spying Power Buried in the Patriot Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Patriot Act, Section 215, phone surveillance, citizens, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Fight 215 )

Evelyn
- 1519 days ago - fight215.org
Ending phone record surveillance is the first step to reining in surveillance abuses by the NSA. The Electronic Frontier Foundation has put together a video that explains the issue and what's at stake. there are shortcuts to steps you can take to act
TAKE ACTION NOW! Congress Must End Unconstitutional Government Spying.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PRIVACY, PATRIOT ACT, LAWS, repeal thepatriot Act, politics, government, dishonesty, usa )

AWAY AWHI
- 1545 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Representatives Mark Pocan and Thomas Massie just introduced the Surveillance State Repeal Act, which would to repeal the PATRIOT Act and restore our constitutionally protected civil liberties.
Tell Congress to Put An Expiration Date on Unconstitutional Bulk Surveillance ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, mass surveillance, government, privacy, Patriot Act, freedoms )

Nancy
- 1583 days ago - demandanexpirationdate.com
It's gone too far, but on June 1, 2015, key provisions of the USA Patriot Act are set to expire âEUR" including a provision that the NSA claims lets it collect private data about all of our phone calls. It's illegal and ineffective, and it must stop.
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 )

Sheryl
- 1729 days ago - act.credoaction.com
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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Unconstitutional Government Spying
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NSA, PATRIOT ACT, repeal the Patriot Act, fisa amendements act, usa, ethics, crime, media, corruption, americans, freedoms )

AWAY AWHI
- 1893 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The best way to stop indiscriminate and unconstitutional government spying is to repeal the the PATRIOT Act and the FISA Amendments Act -- the two laws that that have allowed the NSA, FBI and CIA to run roughshod over our First and Fourth Amendment rights
Cosmetic Changes Aren't Enough: We Need to End Dragnet NSA Surveillance ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, NSA, Patriot Act, FISA, USA Freedom Act, Obama )

Nancy
- 1977 days ago - aclu.org
Today the president proposed a handful of incremental reforms, but unfortunately he missed this opportunity to stop all forms of bulk collection of innocent Americans' data.
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 )

AWAY AWHI
- 2129 days ago - spiegel.de
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! Congress Must End Unconstitutional Government Spying.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PATRIOT ACT, DOMESTIC SPYING, law, repealing the Patriot Act, Patriot Act, government, ethics, congress, usa, dishonesty )

AWAY AWHI
- 2140 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Recently, Congressman Rush Holt, an outspoken advocate of reining in the growing surveillance state, introduced legislation to repeal the PATRIOT Act and restore our constitutionally protected civil liberties.
 

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