Alexander Abdo is a staff attorney with American Civil Liberties Union's National Security Project. He has been involved in the litigation of cases concerning the Patriot Act, the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, and the treatment of detainees in Guantánamo Bay, Afghanistan, Iraq and the Navy brig in South Carolina
Articles by this author
Sunday, August 11, 2013
The NSA Is Turning the Internet Into a Total Surveillance System
Another burst of sunlight permeated the National Security Agency's black box of domestic surveillance last week.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
The Amash Amendment: A Vital Shield from Unwarranted NSA Surveillance
There's an extremely important vote taking place in Congress Wednesday 24 July that, if successful, would shut down the program under which the NSA indiscriminately collects the phone records of literally every US citizen and resident.