Patriot Act

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
A Transportation Security Administration agent at a checkpoint verifying passenger identification in John Glenn Columbus International Airport.
After years of abuse and secrecy, court's decision seen by rights advocates as very welcome but "long overdue"
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Facebook has violated billions of people's basic rights, harvested and abused...

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After 16 years of truth-telling, Jon Stewart's final Daily Show was caustic, touching and rich with scores of former co-conspirators; the last, Stephen Colbert, offered a heartfelt tribute that brought Stewart to tears. Fittingly, he ended with an ardent call for vigilance against political, corporate and media bullshit - ie: "Patriot Act" for "Are You Scared Enough to Let Me Look at All of Your Phone Records Act." His parting shot: "If you smell something, say something." We'll miss him.