Big Brother

Julia Conley, staff writer
"This decision by the Justice Department will endanger reporters' ability to promise confidentiality to their sources and, ultimately, undermine the ability of a free press to shine a much-needed light on government actions."
Julia Conley, staff writer
The tech giant has allowed cell phone and device makers access to Facebook...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Chelsea Manning
New comments from noted whistleblower come during her bid for a U.S. Senate seat


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,...