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Toe Knee Flip-Flops on the FISA Issue

I've talked a bunch about the FISA amendments these past few months and my words haven't been complimentary, I've said that it's a huge blow for civil liberties and it compromises the rule of law.  I've shouted from the rooftop … Continue reading

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Domestic Spying that Congress Prohibited is Happening Anyways

From TPM Muckraker and Crooks and Liars The NSA is reporting that they have assembled a domestic and foreign spying program almost identical to the Total Information Awareness Act that the American Congress banned in 2003.  It has gone ahead … Continue reading

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Libertarianism

Libertarianism is a collection of political philosophies possessing the common themes of individual liberty. Libertarianism's ideals, although often varied in detail, typically center on policies in favor of extensive personal liberties, rejecting socialism and communism in favor of individual ownership … Continue reading

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Snuggly The Security Bear

Why is the internet better than newspaper? Kuz the political comics MOVE!!! The Spies Who Love You Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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Why Civil Liberties Don’t Come Back

The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) is still allowing Telecom companies to spy on Americans.   Senator Chris Dodd's proposed revisions to FISA were overturned today.  The primary purpose of this revision was to revoke the Retroactive Immunity telecommunications companies had … Continue reading

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