As we work through the angles of the NSA surveillance story, here’s a look at three big “P”s at the center of the story.
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National Constitution Center president Jeffrey Rosen looks at the five must-read books about privacy issues that are now all too contemporary.
Jeffrey Rosen, the CEO of the National Constitution Center and the legal affairs editor of The New Republic, says President Obama should explain the reasoning behind collecting telephone call data for millions of Americans.
OK, so the federal government has access to phones records via a “secret court,” as many people learned on Thursday. But what is the court and why is it so secret?
The Obama administration is defending on Thursday an apparent secret court order that allows it access to the basic phone call information of many Americans, in an issue that raises important constitutional questions about the scope of government surveillance of private citizens.