On Sunday, the Senate dithered into letting controversial provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act expire, rather than passing the bipartisan reform bill already approved by the House. As a result, the government's program to collect the metadata …
The bulk collection of Americans’ phone records by the NSA came to a temporary end at midnight Sunday as Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending the Patriot Act in an extraordinary Senate session. The Senate adjourned without …
The final changes to the so called “cybersecurity bill” say that the data shared by companies, which can now include personally identifiable information and be shared directly with the NSA, can also be used for surveillance activities and …
Bucking the establishment on the Patriot Act. Rand Paul inhabits a unique position in the Republican Party. While he’s conservative on some issues, his Libertarian views on others put him at odds with the establishment. His recent …
Since its launch in 2016, the book “Patriot Pup” is no stranger to children, and …
THE NSA AND THE PATRIOT ACT….Orin Kerr has an interesting tidbit today about the legality of the recently disclosed NSA monitoring program. There are exceptions to the law that requires telecom companies to keep their call records …
Carmel >> The leaders of the Progressive Democrats of America – Monterey Area …
During his half-century spent defending Americans’ civil liberties, here’s what has …
Philadelphia authorities are investigating the death of former national security adviser General H.R. McMaster’s father, 84-year-old Korean War veteran H.R. …
Exclusively for CounterPunch, Matthew Stevenson travels from Haiphong and …
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