In this wide-ranging exclusive interview, former intelligence analyst turned whistleblower Edward Snowden tells all. What to say to those who argue that they’ve got nothing to hide so nothing to fear from the intrusive ears of the state? Snowden is engagingly philosophical yet frank about his current position and where we are headed as a […]
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The government is not us. We did not delegate our representatives to spy on us. These anti-Fourth Amendment provisions were created behind closed doors, without public scruitiny and only revealed through the heroics of Edward Snowden. Public servants continue to morph into public masters before our very eyes. Judge Napolitano explains why any real expectations […]
Government is filled with sociopaths and perverts like Dennis Hastert. Not only do they want to archive all your phone calls, messages and selfies but not they want backdoor access to you. Anal probes may not be far off. It started as a request to help catch the San Bernardino mass-shooters, but the FBI request […]
You might have heard that as of this week the NSA is no longer capturing your phone call and text message data. But is that really true? If it were, we wouldn’t need to give it a Reality Check.
The recent sunsetting of Section 215 of the PATRIOT Act has been heralded as the end of NSA spying on our phone calls. In fact, this is a smokescreen. The spying continues under the “reform” FREEDOM Act and other executive orders. Will people wake up to the deception?
News that the NSA is spying so extensively on US allies like France and Germany is causing embarrassment and discomfort — more for the victims than the perpetrators! Thus far neither country has done much to put a stop to it. But what about US outrage when it is claimed that China might have spied […]
by Andrew Napolitano Last week, Republicans and Democrats in Congress joined President Barack Obama in congratulating themselves for taming the National Security Agency’s voracious appetite for spying. By permitting one section of the Patriot Act to expire and by replacing it with the USA Freedom Act, the federal government is taking credit for taming beasts […]
by Adam Dick Why did the National Security Agency (NSA) dispatch hundreds of agents to the US Congress to lobby for the USA FREEDOM Act if the legislation would, as many of the bill’s advocates in the Congress assert, greatly restrain the US government’s mass surveillance program? Judge Andrew Napolitano, the senior judicial analyst at […]