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FBI Director James Comey says "absolute privacy" no longer exists in America

The government can "invade" citizens privacy, Comey says amid increased attention on US intelligence.

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Even the Director of the NSA Supports Strong Encryption

Well, that's settled.
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16 Horrifying Excerpts From the Torture Report That the CIA Doesn't Want You to See

When you read them, you'll understand why they fought to keep this from you.
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A Few Republicans Really, Really Want Ground Troops in Iraq

But is this something America really wants?

Michael Hayden Leaks Secrets on Amtrak, and Teaches Himself a Lesson in Spying

With secret-keepers like this, who needs whistleblowers? Michael Hayden ends up making a rooking mistake on the Amtrak train.
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The 5 Stages Of Grief For Dealing With the NSA

Are you mourning your loss of privacy due to NSA surveillance? Here is how to cope with your emotions in five easy steps.
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Secret CIA Memo About Cracking Down On Leaks Was Just Leaked

CIA director John Brennan sent out an internal memo this week promoting a campaign to protect CIA secrecy, reports the Associated Press.
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Edward Snowden Leaks: Should Young People Trust Snowden, the Establishment, Or No One At All?

As the PRISM scandal continues, is any one side completely trustworthy?
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National Defense University Speech: Obama to Reveal Information On Secret Drone Program

Amid growing doubts about the legality and effectiveness of drone strikes, Obama will attempt to justify drone strikes and their effectiveness in a speech Thursday.

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CISPA and the STOCK Act Underline What Is Wrong With Government

Last Monday, President Obama signed legislation that rolled back provisions on the STOCK Act (Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge).
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Chuck Hagel Confirmation Hearing: Why He'll Be Confirmed

President Obama and former Senator Chuck Hagel have used all levers of persuasion building a case for Hagel's appointment to the Pentagon, and that hard work will pay off shortly.