Mass Surveillance

America Needs a 21st Century Church Committee

America Needs a 21st Century Church Committee Olds Feb 3, 2018 TSM (Originally published March 17, 2014, but worth repeating.) Dear Congress, Mr. President and the American public, In 1975 the public learned that the …

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With the Shutdown Over…

With the Shutdown Over, The Government Can Go Back to Suppressing Your Rights By Brian Saady In a bipartisan manner, Congress recently passed the FISA Reauthorization Act of 2017. On January 19th, President Trump signed …

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Corporate online surveillance in everyday life

A comprehensive guide to corporate online surveillance in everyday life Cracked Labs’ massive report on online surveillance by corporations dissects all the different ways in which our digital lives are tracked, from the ad-beacons that …

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Why Is The FBI Afraid Of Encryption?

By Derrick Broze FBI Director Christopher Wray declared the bureau’s inability to access encrypted electronic devices a “major public safety issue.” New York City – On Tuesday the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations …

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“Smart” Meters: Recalls, Replacements, Fires…

“Smart” Meters: Recalls, Replacements, Fires, Explosions, General Failure, Measurement Errors, Privacy Concerns, Cybersecurity Risks, and Sick People By Phil D. Coffers In 2011, Consumers Digest predicted that “Smart” Meters “represents little more than a boondoggle …

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New Drone and Surveillance Program

Connecticut’s New Drone and Surveillance Program Is An Orwellian Nightmare By Nicholas West Hartford – While a battle has been raging for years in Los Angeles, California over a proposal to give drones to the …

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