Homeland Security Busts the Rentboys
By Philippe Gastonne     
Government officials including FBI Director James Comey and NSA Director Admiral Mike Rogers frequently demand greater investigative powers. They justify it by highlighting – some would say hyping – terrorist threats from ISIL and other radical groups. To save us from the threat, they say they must have more money, more technology and more privacy-busting power. If that threat is really so serious, why is the cabinet department charged with stopping it instead of going after male prostitution? ...
The Jury as Liberty's Shield
Editorial by Shane Smith     
It's no secret that government absolutely loathes juries. They are an obstacle, an encumbrance to greater power, and government sidesteps ...
Will Your Car Obey You or the Police?
Staff News & Analysis     
Our view of civil rights has to evolve as technology changes our lives. More often than not, the changes are for the worse. Fifty years ...