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This Week in Civil Liberties (3/23/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (3/23/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 5:39pm
Some employers are asking job applicants for their passwords to which social networking site?
This Week in Civil Liberties (1/27/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (1/27/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 6:11pm

Which search engine forces you to share your personal data with almost all of its products and sites?

A school district in which state will stop illegally promoting religion to public school students after a settlement with ACLU plaintiffs?

Which…

ECPA: Online Privacy Stuck in the '80s

ECPA: Online Privacy Stuck in the '80s

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 3:09pm

While technology has advanced at breakneck speed, electronic privacy law remained at a standstill. Tell Congress to update ECPA!

This Week in Civil Liberties (9/16/2011)

This Week in Civil Liberties (9/16/2011)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 5:48pm

What kind of information still remains vulnerable to government surveillance even 10 years after 9/11?

Who can you help save by sending a letter to the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Parole?

Which state is proposing an amendment…

Your Pledges to Fight for Freedom

Your Pledges to Fight for Freedom

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 11:33am

Last week, to coincide with the 10th anniversary of 9/11, we asked you to share your thoughts on defending the Constitution and American values in times of national crisis. So far, we've received over 3,000 messages pledging to fight for our freedoms…

This Week in Civil Liberties (9/2/2011)

This Week in Civil Liberties (9/2/2011)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 5:03pm

What major telecom company participated in warrantless wiretapping?

Which former leader has no regrets about Bush Administration torture policies?

What supposedly quick fix to public education deficiencies endangers the separation between…

This Week in Civil Liberties (8/5/2011)

This Week in Civil Liberties (8/5/2011)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 6:03pm

What does the debt ceiling have to do with civil liberties? What government agency has to pay the ACLU’s legal fees? How many states believe Islamic Law is a threat to our legal system? What threatens civil liberties? How is Big Brother…

This Week in Civil Liberties (03/14/2014)

This Week in Civil Liberties (03/14/2014)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 4:19pm

What NSA whistleblower joined the ACLU at South by Southwest for his first live conversation with an audience?

On March 25, the Supreme Court will hear arguments from companies who want to violate what law that requires employer-based health…

This Week in Civil Liberties (02/28/2014)

This Week in Civil Liberties (02/28/2014)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 4:54pm

The police department of what U.S. city created a list "400 most dangerous people," not based on crimes they had committed, but on historic crime information, disturbance calls, suspicions reports, and social network analysis?

Residents of…

This Week in Civil Liberties (02/21/2014)

This Week in Civil Liberties (02/21/2014)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 4:48pm

How many Japanese Americans were relocated to American concentration camps seventy one years ago?

A transparency report released by what major telecommunications provider reveals that the government requests large volumes of customer information,…

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