The Road Less Traveled: Surveillance Reform

Opinion | Nathan Leamer
Activists Protest Outside Justice Dep't During Obama Speech On NSA Reforms

Politics is the art of the possible, and surveillance reform is no different.

Phone Surveillance Must End

Opinion | Sheldon Richman
File photo of NSA data gathering facility in Bluffdale, south of Salt Lake City, Utah

Government must not be allowed to gather information on everyone simply because it has the technological means to do so.

Privacy Protection And Security: We Can Have Both

Opinion | Lanny Davis
An undated aerial handout photo shows the National Security Agency headquarters building in Fort Meade, Maryland

We are again facing the fallacy of the false choice.

Group of House Democrats And Republicans Stand With Rand

Politics | Kerry Picket
Republican presidential candidate Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul speaks at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, N.H.

‘…its reforms do not adequately or appropriately reform surveillance practices or address privacy concerns.’

NSA Bulk Phone Records Collection Program Expires Friday

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Obama administration could seek renewal after Congress’ failure to pass NSA reform

NSA Spied On Hundreds Of Phone Data Encryptors To Eavesdrop On Phones

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Program ‘appears aimed at ensuring virtually every cellphone network in the world is NSA accessible’

Bill To Turn Off NSA's Water At Massive Utah Data Facility Moves Forward

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

State government moves to cut off $2 billion facility

NSA Chief: US Will Suffer A Catastrophic Cyberattack In The Next 10 Years

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Chinese, Russian hackers have infiltrated critical infrastructure, could shut down US power grid

NSA Considered Dropping Phone Records Program Years Before Snowden Leak

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

After official raised concerns, Justice Department, Congress and White House declined to change program

Senate Sinks NSA Reform

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘Fomenting fear stifles debate, and doing it at the last minute is all the more regrettable’

Mitch McConnell Tells Republicans To Vote Against NSA Reform Tuesday

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘This is the worst possible time to be tying our hands behind our backs’

Senate Nears Votes Needed To Pass NSA Reform Tuesday

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Last-minute dealmaking could secure passage of weaker reforms

Senate Could Vote On NSA Reform By Next Week

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Surprise move by Reid puts far-reaching reform into play

Ex-NSA Lawyers Claims Encryption Destroyed BlackBerry, Warns Apple And Google Not To Do The Same

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘BlackBerry pioneered the same business model that Google and Apple are doing now — that has not ended well for BlackBerry’