The NSA has been spearheading the internal spying movement on American citizens for the sake of relishing the threat of domestic terrorism. This kind of ‘Big Brotheresque‘ oversight must be stopped on the sheer merit of how it undermines the fundamental privacy rights of the public under the fourth Amendment, because it is IllEGAL SEIZURES… Continue reading NSA Surveillance
“It’s time we all came to our senses about the NSA,” former Deputy Director of the CIA, John McLaughlin states. McLaughlin argues that the NSA’s ability to tap into people’s phones and computers is the backbone to every government run agency and the country’s protection. He goes on to discuss how important the NSA is… Continue reading Why We Need the NSA…
Article highlighting economic costs of NSA Article that talks about how expensive running the NSA is. An interesting factor generally not taken into consideration when internet privacy is debated.
Our democracy can be seen as a vested interest of the people, which we must protect from the long reach of the government. In the article, 6 reasons you should, and shouldn’t, freak out about the NSA data-mining, we see a more accurate picture of why we as citizens should protect our civil liberties from… Continue reading To fear or Not to Fear (The NSA) that is the Question?
People tend to overreact to situations involving their privacy quite often. Take the Facebook fake posts where people will copy and paste a made up paragraph about how their pictures and statuses will be used unless they share this post for example. Sharing this post isn’t going to stop Facebook from using your pictures and… Continue reading For Better or For Worse?
The age we live in relies heavily on the ease of communication and information. Part of that problem in and of itself lies within the fact that many of the social media sites revolve around accumulating user-generated content. The amount of data amassed from these sites has reached the point where you can Google search… Continue reading The Data Mining Controversy: Dark Side of the Government