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Congress Could Save Tens of Thousands of Americans Today. Here's How.

"Too many Americans go to too many prisons for too long for no good law enforcement reason."

By Alex Berger
October 30, 2013

Comey's Hollow MLK Guidance to FBI Agents

Newly sworn in FBI Director James Comey has

By Laura W. Murphy, Michael German
October 30, 2013

The USA FREEDOM Act is Real Spying Reform

Over the last several months, members of Congress have introduced at least two dozen spying reform and transparency bills.

By Michelle Richardson
October 29, 2013

No NSA Poster Child: The Real Story of 9/11 Hijacker Khalid al-Mihdhar

This story originally appeared at

By Mike German
October 17, 2013

Freezing the Press

It’s been half a year since the Associated Press revealed a subpoena sweeping up phone metadata records for more than 20 o

By Gabe Rottman
October 11, 2013

Keeping Families Together is the Heart of Immigration Debate

Few things evoke stronger emotion and action than divided families.

By Heejin Hwang
October 11, 2013

Is a 'Magic Wand' Needed To Fix Anti-Discrimination Bill?

In a wide-ra

By Ian S. Thompson
October 8, 2013

The Guantánamo Money Pit

The New York Times last week

By Zak Newman
October 4, 2013

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