The government's mass, suspicionless monitoring of social media could have serious consequences.
How Las Vegas police earned the trust of the community and the media
Police Use of Social Media Surveillance Software Is Escalating, and Activists Are in the Digital Crosshairs
Speaking out against police violence or government overreach shouldn’t land you in a surveillance database.
Transparency helps Americans decide if an injustice has been done, and builds confidence in the wheels of justice when it has
"Gotta cover our ass," said one trooper. "Let's give him something," said another.
They told him they did not really think he was the perpetrator, but wanted to reassure his elderly neighbor.
Going nuclear on surveillance: collecting a DNA sample from a juvenile for riding a bike without lights.
Only through strict oversight and transparency rules can we curb illegal and discriminatory uses of surveillance technology.