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Can Border Agents Search Your Electronic Devices? It’s Complicated.

The government has a lot of power at the border. Here’s how to travel and keep your digital devices and information secure.

By Esha Bhandari, Nathan Freed Wessler, Noa Yachot
March 14, 2017

CIA Documents Highlight Privacy Issues of the 'Internet of Things'

We don't want to live haunted by a cloud of uncertainty and vulnerability over surveillance.

By Jay Stanley
March 9, 2017

Congress: Don’t Let Internet Providers Sell Our Data to the Highest Bidder

Lawmakers are on the verge of taking away requirement that ISPs ask permission before using your data.

By Nathaniel Turner
March 7, 2017

Social Media Passwords Shouldn’t Be a Condition of Entry to the U.S.

The Trump administration proposal would affect the rights of Americans, too.

By Esha Bhandari
February 28, 2017

Help Wanted: How You Can Act Locally To Stymie Trump’s Agenda

Here’s a way to stop President Trump from using local police departments’ surveillance tech to target vulnerable communities.

By Chad Marlow
February 15, 2017

We’re Updating Our Police Body Camera Recommendations for Even Better Accountability and Civil Liberties Protections

The revisions are based on experience so far with the relatively new technology.

By Chad Marlow, Jay Stanley
January 25, 2017

Why Are DC Police Keeping Their Body Cameras Off During Inauguration and the Women’s March?

Is the ACLU hypocritical when it comes to police and filming?

By Jay Stanley
January 17, 2017

The Privacy Threat From Always-On Microphones Like the Amazon Echo

Consumers need ironclad control over devices sitting in their homes and what they transmit outward.

By Jay Stanley
January 13, 2017

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