ICE has spent $2.8 billion since 2008 developing surveillance and facial-recognition capabilities, mostly in secrecy and without real oversight.
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Proposed EU rules would be equivalent to tracking all cash transactions
The Post Office's inspector general uncovers unrestricted online snooping by postal cops without any legal authority.
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Cameras and tracking technology purchased to battle COVID-19 will be a lingering affliction.
“We totally stalked what they were doing on Google,” one teacher said.
Facial recognition software can secretly surveil and is subject to error.
In a program separate from the ones disclosed by Edward Snowden, we see more mass secret domestic data collection.
Regarding the authoritarian country's central bank digital currency, you do not, under any circumstances, “gotta hand it to them.”
Offending the powerful can be dangerous in an increasingly authoritarian world.
Why trust an agency that conceals information from judges but prosecutes us for lying to it?
A surveillance case will determine whether officials can be sued for "national security" rights violations.
The investigation of Trump aide Carter Page has exposed major problems with federal secret surveillance warrants.
Privacy advocates applaud the move.
Do Americans have a right to know the extent that the government surveils them?
When "protecting users' safety" actually means the opposite
Proposed IRS surveillance now limited to non-wage net annual transactions of $10,000 and above. Which is still ridiculously low and intrusive.
Nancy Pelosi, Elizabeth Warren, and co. insist that the IRS needs to know about $600 bank accounts.
With “keyword warrants,” anyone who queries certain terms on search engines will get caught in the surveillance dragnet.
More than 400 problems were found with 29 warrant requests, twice the number previously revealed.
Protecting citizens from intrusive government surveillance is a virtue well worth signaling.
People doubt the government's role as a protector but send mixed messages about their value of freedom.
Twenty years after 9/11, weaponry and surveillance gear originally developed for the military have become commonplace in police departments around the country.
We were warned about the dangerous power of the USA PATRIOT Act. Edward Snowden proved that critics were justified.
The Reign of Terror author on fighting surveillance and interventionism done in the name of stopping jihad.
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"You have no choice in the matter."
The report followed media investigations into ShotSpotter's reliability and activist pressure on Chicago to cut its contract with ShotSpotter.