Tag Archives: Domestic Spying

Tribalism vs. Principles

Raw Story: Though he usually has disdain for “slippery slope” arguments, Bill Maher said on Real Time on Friday, he issue of the National Security Agency (NSA) going through private citizens’ Internet data and other personal records, was truly a … Continue reading

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Trust and Secrecy Don’t Mix

Jonah Goldberg: Andrew McCarthy, a former federal prosecutor (he put away the “Blind Sheikh” who masterminded the first World Trade Center bombing), makes a strong case that the NSA program is not only legal, important, and necessary, but also that … Continue reading

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Super Duper Double Secret Bullshit

From the Director of National Intelligence: DNI Statement on Recent Unauthorized Disclosures of Classified Information The highest priority of the Intelligence Community is to work within the constraints of law to collect, analyze and understand information related to potential threats … Continue reading

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If You Have Nothing To Hide You Have Nothing To Fear

Senator Lindsey Graham: “I’m a Verizon customer. I don’t mind Verizon turning over records to the government if the government is going to make sure that they try to match up a known terrorist phone with somebody in the United … Continue reading

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