Privacy Matters

Leaked: a White Paper summarizing one of the DOJ's extrajudicial killing memos

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The ACLU and the Center for Constitutional Rights are suing the US government over the extrajudicial killing of 16 year old US citizen Abdulrahman al Aulaqi in Yemen on October 14, 2011. The government has resisted all efforts to gain some insight into the official legal justification for the killing program.

Cameras in schools: the rule of unintended consequences strikes again

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In the Brave New America, little brother could be listening, too

Drone can see and track 65 subjects at a time in 15 square mile radius

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Military helicopters fly low through downtown Miami, shooting blanks

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Our warnings about the militarization of the police sure seem relevant when the police conduct military training operations on US soil, in the heart of our urban areas.

Terror Tuesday: Calling the shots in Yemen

Massive electronic wiretap proposal pushed by Massachusetts officials

Uh oh. The powers that be in Massachusetts want prosecutors and police to have much more freedom to intercept our phone calls and electronic communications. And they are bringing out the big guns to push their demands -- literally. The nation's rampant gun violence crisis, they say, requires new state powers.

Covert license plate readers may be monitoring your everyday travel

Los Angeles PD got a cell phone sniffer for "Terrorism" but used it in drug cases

Photo credit: Ed Schipul

A 21st century surveillance regime on San Francisco streets and buses

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