by Ian Millhiser & Zack Beauchamp Posted on January 24, 2014 Updated: January 24, 2014
If Utah can cut of water or electricity to the NSA, what's to prevent Texas from cutting off power to federal agencies that provide health care to poor people?
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 24, 2014
A new federal report challenges President Obama's plan to keep the NSA bulk metadata program intact.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on January 17, 2014
Whether you're on President Obama's side in the surveillance debate or not, his speech didn't resolve the core issue Edward Snowden raised.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 17, 2014
President Obama announced changes to the NSA surveillance program but kept key provisions intact.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 16, 2014 Updated: January 17, 2014
A member of President Obama's NSA review group says the dragnet collection of phone data isn't a "life or death" program.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on January 13, 2014 Updated: January 13, 2014
A new report says there's not much evidence that your metadata is having a big impact in helping the NSA catch terrorists.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on December 22, 2013
Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) calls on the federal government to implement the White House's NSA reform records.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on December 20, 2013 Updated: December 20, 2013
Future intelligence whistleblowers following in Edward Snowden's footsteps will likely face blunt opposition from the Obama Administration in effort to protect national secrets and boost national security.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on December 18, 2013 Updated: December 20, 2013
The White House released an independent panel's proposals Wednesday for sweeping reforms to the National Security Agency.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on December 16, 2013 Updated: December 17, 2013
The central insight of Judge Leon's opinion is that technology has so transformed our world that it requires an entirely different constitutional privacy regime.