Big Brother

Julia Conley, staff writer
"These programs are not about stopping violence, they're about social control."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The move comes as the Berkeley City Council considers a similar policy
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"ICE is running facial recognition searches against millions of photos. You...


Privacy advocates kicked off a new anti-surveillance campaign in style by floating an airship reading "Illegal Spying Below" - complete with helpful arrow - over the NSA's massive data center in Utah. Dubbed "the maiden patrol of the first anti-surveillance activist air force," the flight marked the launch of Stand Against Spying , a project by Electronic Frontier Foundation, Greenpeace, the Tenth Amendment Center and 20 more groups that seeks to outlaw mass surveilance, reform the FISA court,...