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USA FREEDOM may bring bulk collection back from the dead

Not even George Orwell could make this stuff up..... Next time someone tries to tell you that the USA FREEDOM Act somehow protects our liberty, remind them that bill is actuality being used by the Obama Administration to justify resuming bulk [...]

Bruce Fein Schools Neocon on Surveillance State

Writing in the Huffington Post, Bruce Fein, former associate deputy attorney general and general counsel of the Federal Communications Commission under President Reagan, corrects the numerous errors  made in Andrew McCarthy's defense of the [...]

Another lie from the Surveillance State Defenders

Defenders of the Sec. 215 "bulk data" collection program claim that there is "not a single documented case where the program has been used to violate an individual's rights or otherwise been abused." March Wheeler, at Empty Wheel, examines this [...]

USA FREEDOM Act: One Step Forward?

Some privacy advocates are promoting the compromised USA FREEDOM Act as a step in the right direction. But is it more like the 80's country song by the Desert Rose Band when they sang, One step forward and two steps back Nobody gets too [...]

Thank you Thomas Massie and Justin Amash

For being the only Republican Representatives to vote against the Rule for USA FREEDOM Act. For an explanation for why this is a big deal see here. Remember,thanks to a generous matching grant, Campaign for Liberty is extending the Stop the [...]

Campaign for Liberty Joins Coalition Against New Pro-surveillance Bills

Campaign for Liberty has joined a broad coalition of organizations in sending a letter to the Senate opposing the FISA Improvements Act of 2015 and the the FISA Reform Act of 2015. These pieces of legislation are being promoted by surveillance [...]

Campaign for Liberty supports the End Warrantless Surveillance Act

Campaign for Liberty has joined a coalition of anti-surveillance state groups from across the political spectrum in support of the End Warrantless Surveillance Act (HR 2233), legislation introduced by Republican Representative Ted Poe (TX-02), [...]

Another reason to oppose USA FREEDOM

Even if the USA FREEDOM Act actually limited federal agencies ability to violate our constitutional rights the bill still would likely not protect us from unconstitutional surveillance. This is because federal agencies are likely to disregard any [...]

Justin Amash: USA FREEDOM Act a step in the wrong direction

Here and below is Justin Amash's official statement explaining why he voted against the USA FREEDOM Act. Thanks to a generous donor who has agreed to match all contributions, Campaign for Liberty is extending the Stop the Surveillance State [...]

Are Furbies a threat to national secuirty?

The NSA once thought so..... In 1999, the National Security Agency banned the popular stuffed animal toy "Furbies" from its headquarters. The reason? Furbies contained a commuter chip that allows them to record conversations of people in the [...]