By Mary Theroux | Friday December 16, 2016 at 7:14 PM PST | Comments Off on If You Have Nothing to Hide . . .
For years, the national security establishment has been telling us, “If you have nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear.” Ergo, the feds ought to be provided complete access to all of our emails, cell calls, internet browsing records, location, private in-home conversations, banking records, credit card transactions, etc., etc., etc., held forever,...
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Tags: 2016 election, Barack Obama, Bernie Sanders, CIA, Clinton Foundation, Craig Murray, Democratic Party, DNC, Donald Trump, Fake News, hacking, Hillary Clinton, Julian Assange, NSA, Privacy, Russia, spying, Vladimir Putin, WikiLeaks
By Anthony Gregory | Friday July 29, 2016 at 12:11 PM PST | Comments Off on Politics and American Surveillance
Editor: Today is the publication date of the Independent Institute’s newest book, American Surveillance: Intelligence, Privacy, and the Fourth Amendment, by Anthony Gregory (Research Fellow, Independent Institute). Published for Independent by the University of Wisconsin Press, this widely acclaimed new book traces the history of government surveillance in the U.S. that transcends party divides,...
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Tags: Barack Obama, Big Brother, CIA, civil libertarian, Constitution, Donald Trump, Edward Snowden, FBI, Fourth Amendment, George W. Bush, Hillary Rodham Clinton, intelligence agencies, J. Edgar Hoover, NSA, Privacy, Surveillance, Theodore Roosevelt, USA PATRIOT Act, Vladimir Putin, warrantless wiretapping, whistleblower, Woodrow Wilson