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By Barry Steinhardt, Director, ACLU Technology & Liberty Program You’re driving along a remote, dusty road, when suddenly you come upon a border patrol checkpoint. There, ...
by ACLU
Comment Count 510 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2008 at 01:38 PM PDT with 1247 Recommends
"This is a self-inflicted crisis, made up by the Republicans. It is dangerous, it is the height of irresponsibility, and it's unnecessary."-Barbara Boxer, February 24, 2015 (regarding ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 372 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 08:28 PM PST with 758 Recommends
William Worthy isn't worthy to enter our door Went down to Cuba, he's not American anymore But somehow it is strange to hear the State Department say You are living in the free world, in ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 550 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2008 at 02:38 AM PDT with 672 Recommends
Is Janet Napolitano, off her rocker now? There are no Timothy McVeigh's running around here now? This was the irresponsiblity of the conservative media ...
by icebergslim
Comment Count 457 comments on Thu Jun 11, 2009 at 09:26 AM PDT with 592 Recommends
Today's Washington Post has an article opaquely titled "Federal Agency Aided Md. Spying": http:/
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 299 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 04:46 AM PST with 547 Recommends
FDR really did nail it, when he made [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Definitions_of_fascism THIS] statement, 75 years ago…. Franklin D. Roosevelt “The first truth is that the liberty of a ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 269 comments on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 12:01 PM PDT with 527 Recommends
By Shenna Bellows, executive director, Maine Civil Liberties Union Maine was the first state to opt out of the REAL ID , a de facto national ...
by ACLU
Comment Count 216 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2008 at 10:55 AM PST with 506 Recommends
Earlier this week, I wrote a Diary about the recent rollout by the ...
by Ubiquitous A
Comment Count 679 comments on Fri Nov 12, 2010 at 04:18 PM PST with 495 Recommends
One easy way to see what the US government is doing to coordinate its response to the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill is by looking at the Joint ...
by Benintn
Comment Count 890 comments on Sun May 23, 2010 at 03:00 PM PDT with 410 Recommends
If you haven't seen Naomi Wolf's Facebook page today , you need to do so and read her March 30th reports from the hearings for the lawsuit filed by Chris Hedges and others regarding the NDAA.
by Sagebrush Bob
Comment Count 469 comments on Mon Apr 23, 2012 at 01:47 PM PDT with 390 Recommends
Original: The Politics of a Potential Pandemic: From Sebelius to Smithfield ...
by Josh Nelson
Comment Count 389 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2009 at 06:56 AM PDT with 375 Recommends
Last Monday, Kiewit construction crews began clearing ground for yet another section of border wall on land that was, until last week, part of the Nature Conservancy’s Lennox Foundation ...
by No Border Wall
Comment Count 114 comments on Mon Apr 26, 2010 at 07:33 AM PDT with 362 Recommends
If you’ve been following the myriad stories regarding our ever-increasing surveillance state and our government’s deliberate and massive suppression of virtually all forms of social activism and ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 414 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 12:38 PM PDT with 341 Recommends
You know the GOP is in trouble when the Wall Street Journal editorial ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 185 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 04:00 PM PST with 321 Recommends
FBI documents FOIAd by the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund (PCJF) revealed that the FBI coordinated the violent crackdown on Occupy in partnership with the big banks and Federal Reserve offices ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 179 comments on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 03:15 AM PST with 316 Recommends
Dante Atkins has a front pager up on some troubling findings: The country doesn't like Republicans? Well, Republicans don't like the country either While looking at the findings Atkins reports from ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 129 comments on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 03:05 PM PST with 247 Recommends
The US government works closely with thousands of corporations to bring you everything from national security to the drivers of climate change. The connections between these entities are diverse ...
by joe shikspack
Comment Count 299 comments on Fri Jun 21, 2013 at 05:56 AM PDT with 245 Recommends
The U.K's Daily Mail reports : The Department of Homeland Security [DHS] has been forced to release a list of keywords and phrases it uses to monitor social networking sites and online media for ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 257 comments on Tue May 29, 2012 at 06:07 AM PDT with 208 Recommends
A lead article in Thursday’s NY Times provides us with a breaking story by Charlie Savage regarding “a newly-disclosed” report from C.I.A. Inspector General David B. Buckley concerning a decade-
by bobswern
Comment Count 163 comments on Wed Jun 26, 2013 at 10:13 PM PDT with 201 Recommends
Now that's a fact. Congressman Luis Gutierrez dropped a simple fact during the House Judiciary Committee a couple of days ago. While republicans denounced the President's executive action on ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 152 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 03:27 PM PST with 196 Recommends