Joanne Mariner of Hunter College’s Human Rights Program, writing at Justicia.com, has this lengthy analysis of the NDAA from a human rights and civil liberties point of view. It is the first half of a two-part series.
Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 8:21 AM
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Wednesday, December 4, 2013
In breaking news, the Washington Post‘s Barton Gellman and Ashkan Soltani kick us off with more Snowden leaked documents, which reveal that the NSA is gathering “5 billion records a day on the whereabouts of cellphones around the world.” This bulk collection and storage of cellphone locations allows the NSA to “look for unknown associates of known intelligence targets by tracking people whose movements intersect.”… Read more »
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