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Judge Napolitano: “Freedom Act” Bill Meant to ‘Fix’ Patriot Act Instead Legitimizes ‘All Spying All the Time’

The so-called Freedom Act would actually legitimize all spying all the time on all of us in ways that the Patriot Act fails to do. It is no protection of privacy; it is no protection of constitutional liberty. It unleashes American spies on innocent Americans in utter disregard of the Fourth Amendment. Continue reading

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NSA Phone Program Is Illegal, Appeals Court Rules (No Shit?)

A federal appeals court ruled a National Security Agency program that collects phone records on millions of Americans is illegal, intensifying a fight in Congress over extending the soon-to-expire surveillance effort. Continue reading

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Failure Upon Failure: The Disintegration of the Obama Presidency

Here is the great irony of the Obama presidency: Barack Obama will be a transformative president, but not in the way he imagined. Rather than restore faith in government, the Obama presidency has all but destroyed it. Continue reading

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NSA reportedly collecting millions of email address books and IM contact lists from users worldwide—including Americans

The Washington Post has just published another revealing scoop about the National Security Agency. Apparently the NSA is currently engaged in illegally harvesting data contact lists from the email and instant message services of users worldwide — including Americans. Continue reading

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Report: Social Connections of U.S. Citizens Collected by NSA

A warrant is required for an agency analyst to actively eavesdrop on a person’s conversation, but the program allows for an analyst to use other information available to the agency to create a detailed profiles about a target. “The agency can augment the communications data with material from public, commercial and other sources, including bank codes, insurance information, Facebook profiles, passenger manifests, voter registration rolls and GPS location information, as well as property records and unspecified tax data, according to the documents,” reports the Times. Continue reading

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Sy Hersh on Obama, NSA and the ‘Pathetic’ American Media

Don’t even get [Hersh] started on the New York Times which, he says, spends “so much more time carrying water for Obama than I ever thought they would” – or the death of Osama bin Laden. “Nothing’s been done about that story, it’s one big lie, not one word of it is true,” he says of the dramatic US Navy Seals raid in 2011. Continue reading

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