All Articles on Civil Liberties

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FBI Files Show Agents Tracked Non-Violent 350.org Climate Activists as Part of 'Domestic Terrorism Case'
"The fact that the FBI is tracking civil disobedience arrests and logging that information into FBI files is quite troubling."
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Trump Is Clamping Down on White House Protest. Be Very Afraid of What Comes Next
The big question about the National Park Service rules is: Why now?
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You, and Everyone Else in the Whole Country, Just Got an Unsolicited Text From President Donald Trump
So what the hell is going on?
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Warning of Propaganda 'Loudspeakers' in Every American's Pocket, Lawsuit Aims to Stop Trump's Unblockable Text Messages
The suit argues the presidential alert system violates "Americans' First and Fourth Amendment rights to be free from government-compelled listening."
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Don't Let Colin Kaepernick's Message Get Swamped by the Nike Swoosh
Nike's co-opting of Kaepernick's "resistance" may broaden its appeal, but his testimony shouldn't get lost in a sea of commerce
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Former CIA Director John Brennan Views
Trump Is Turning the Enemies of Civil Liberties Into Liberal Heroes
In going after the most egregious violators of American freedoms, the president has forced pundits to rush to their defense
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 “Nobody is forcing these companies to supply more sensitive image-recognition technology to those who might use it in violation of human or civil rights.” (Photo: Amazon) Views
Amazon, Stop Powering Government Surveillance
Amazon should stand up for civil liberties, including those of its own customers, and get out of the surveillance business.
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Billionaire NFL Owners Rebuked for Announcing Fines for Teams If Players #TakeAKnee
The move comes after players across the league have locked arms, raised fists, and knelt during the national anthem to protest racial injustice
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"People should be free to walk down the street without being watched by the government.' (Photo: David Ryder/Getty) Views
Amazon Teams Up With Law Enforcement to Deploy Dangerous New Facial Recognition Technology
Amazon’s Rekognition raises profound civil liberties and civil rights concerns.
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'User Manual for Authoritarian Surveillance': ACLU Red Alert as Amazon Peddles Facial Recognition Tool to Police
"Once a dangerous surveillance system like this is turned against the public, the harm can't be undone."
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