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Homeland Security Secretary Tells Critics To Shut Up. We Won’t.

Sec. Kelly says the Dept. of Homeland Security can do no wrong, but the facts say otherwise.

By Chris Rickerd
April 21, 2017

According to the Government, People Under Arrest Have More Rights Than Travelers at the Border

Congress should pass the Protecting Data at the Border Act and require a warrant to search travelers’ digital devices.

By Ron Wyden
April 18, 2017

How Trump Can Show Us Whether He Was Spied On

There’s information out there that can help prove if some of our core democratic liberties have been weakened.

By Neema Singh Guliani
April 13, 2017

Local Police Should Just Say No to Federal Agreements That Make Their Officers Part of Trump’s Deportation Force

DHS is now considering deputizing 18 new jurisdictions to carry out immigration enforcement under the 287(g) program.

By Chris Rickerd
April 7, 2017

Despite President Trump’s Support for Legalized Theft, Congress Presses on With Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform

Members of Congress continue to advance civil asset forfeiture reform despite President Trump’s hostility toward reformers.

By Kanya Bennett
March 30, 2017

Congress Just Made It Harder for You to Shield Yourself From Internet Discrimination

Despite strong Democratic opposition, Congress passed a resolution to undo online privacy rules issued by President Obama.

By Neema Singh Guliani
March 29, 2017

DeVos Is Giving Congress the Silent Treatment on Questions Regarding Nondiscrimination Protections for Transgender Students

The deadline was March 24. So, what’s the holdup, Secretary DeVos?

By Ian Thompson
March 29, 2017

The Senate Just Sold Out Your Privacy Online to Corporations Like Comcast

Three reasons why overturning broadband privacy rules is bad news for everyone online.

By Neema Singh Guliani, Nathaniel Turner
March 24, 2017

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