Privacy Matters

Terror Tuesday: Help end the shame of Guantanamo

Illustration: Carlos Latuff

On "false statements" and FBI interrogations

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The FBI says 19 year old Cambridge resident Robel Phillipos lied to them. If convicted of making false statements to federal agents, the young Mr. Phillipos would face a maximum sentence of 8 years in federal prison. 

Mosquito-like drone at Harvard could be used to pollinate, spy on you in the shower

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Drones and helicopters are totally the same thing, so we don't need any new laws to protect us from drone spying! Helicopters can already spy on us from the sky, so no big deal!

Twitter Anarchists! May Day celebrants! You are being watched

Massachusetts company shows off its military trucks for police, but did they help?

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Powers claimed for war on terror used in war on drugs

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Let's show the world how it's done

Pitfalls of the surveillance state: lessons from Boston

"Data-sharing troubles raise questions in Marathon case" – this Boston Globe headline should surprise no one.

FBI sought warrant to install malware on computer

Can the FBI get a warrant to install malware on a computer it suspects is tied to criminal activity because of an IP address? Perhaps, but a Texas judge has denied one particular warrant application seeking permission to do so. The Wall Street Journal reports:

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