Topic: Civil liberties

All the news related to 'Civil liberties' [ 1438 news items | Now showing page 1 of 72 ]

1

Rating

The FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act Restricts Congress, Not Surveillance

The FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017—legislation meant to extend government surveillance powers—squanders several opportunities for meani...   [ continue reading...]

1

Rating

EFF Urges DHS to Abandon Social Media Surveillance and Automated “Extreme Vetting” of Immigrants

EFF is urging the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to end its programs of social media surveillance and automated “extreme vetting” of immigran...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Trump's Crackdown on RT Met by Media, NGO Silence

The Justice Department's move forcing RT America to register as a foreign agent has received little to no criticism, or in some cases notice, from prominent med...   [ continue reading...]

1

Rating

Poland on fire: voices from the provinces

There is a growing atmosphere of hatred in which anyone who opposes the current government is labeled the ‘w...   [ continue reading...]

2

Rating

US: Grant ISIS Suspect Access to Lawyer

Expand The American flag flies next to a statue of the scales of justice at United States&n...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

How Did Berkeley Come to be Spying for the FBI?

Berkeley’s police are collaborating with some very unsavory federal police agencies.  In the process our civil rights and civil liberties have been p...   [ continue reading...]

2

Rating

McCarthyism Inc: Introducing the Counter-Terror 'Experts' Hyping the Russian Threat to Undermine Free Speech

Revelations about Russia's use of social media in the 2016 elections are being used as a pretext for suppressing dissent by some dubious characters. Read...   [ continue reading...]

1

Rating

How Trump's CIA Used Bin Laden Files and a Neocon Think Tank to Escalate Tensions With Iran

Click here for reuse options! An ex-CIA analyst has raised suspicions about the CIA’s release of bin Laden do...   [ continue reading...]

1

Rating

Taylor Swift Slammed by ACLU for Threatening to Sue Blogger

The pop star could have just publicly disavowed white nationalists a writer suggested she is apparently popular with. Instead, her lawyer sent a cease-and-des...   [ continue reading...]

1

Rating

Joy Behar Takes a Perfect Dig at Taylor Swift for Her Silence on Trump

The entire panel on "The View" roared in approval. When The View panel discussed pop culture politics amid the CMA's response to the Las Vegas shooti...   [ continue reading...]

2

Rating

How School Voucher Extremists Made Useful Idiots of the Charter Movement

The charter school movement has provided shelter for religious and ideological activists, including some who seek to eliminate public education. At the He...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

Empire Files: Trump Expands Police-State Crackdown on the Left

At Trump's inauguration, around 200 protesters and journalists were mass arrested and now face up to 70 years in prison on baseless charges. Many other legal as...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

Canadian Groups Ask Court to Overturn Law Banning Full-Face Veils

The National Council for Canadian Muslims, the Canadian Civil Liberties Association and Quebec Muslim resident Marie-Michelle Lacoste asked a provincial court t...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

From Fake to Fact – and then?

Do all of us need to move outside our ‘comfort zones’ and self-imposed ‘echo chambers’, bo...   [ continue reading...]

2

Rating

Trump’s Blocking People From His Twitter Account Violates the First Amendment, EFF Tells Court

Agencies’ and Officials’ Social Media Posts Are Vital Communications That Can’t Be Denied to People Whose Views Officials Don’t LikeNew...   [ continue reading...]

2

Rating

Sen. Feinstein Supports "Backdoor" Warrants, So Why Don’t Reps. Nunes and Schiff?

As the deadline for renewing and reforming key portions of the NSA’s spying apparatus looms less than two months away, two of the most important members o...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

St. Louis Rises Up Against Police Violence Again; Corporate Media Ignore Uprising

Demonstrators confront police while protesting the acquittal of former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley on September 16, 2017, in St. Louis, Missouri. (P...   [ continue reading...]

5

Rating

Detained Immigrant Girl Released but Future Remains Uncertain

You can fuel thoughtful, authority-challenging journalism: Click here to make a tax-deductible donation to Truthout. A 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy wh...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Queensland election: Vote against the system

Feminist activist and women's health doctor Kamala Emanuel is the Socialist Alliance candidate for the seat of McConnel. Photo: Kekei Dot Photography.Alex Bainb...   [ continue reading...]

2

Rating

Trump Expands Police-State Crackdown on the Left

At Trump's inauguration, around 200 protesters and journalists were mass arrested and now face up to 70 years in prison on baseless charges. Many other legal as...   [ continue reading...]

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service.

You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location — customisable by a wide list of news sources.

theNewsCollective attempts to give 'air time' to views that much of the advertising-sponsored corporate media often ‘wilfully’ ignores. You will find a range of independent, alternate, marginalised, even dissenting, voices here. More...

Popular tags:

Abortion | Afghanistan | Agriculture | Al-Qaeda | Atrocities | Austerity | Bangladesh | Bankers | Bernie Sanders | Black Lives Matter | Brazil | Brexit | CIA | Caste | China | Civil liberties | Climate change | Congo | Congress | Consumer Advocacy | Corporation | Crime | Cybersecurity | Dalit | Democracy | Democrats | Department of Justic | Diplomacy | Dollar | Donald Trump | Economic crisis | Economics | Egypt | Elections | Environment | Europe | European Union | FBI | Fascism | Finance | Foreign policy | France | Germany | Global warming | Greece | Guantanamo | Hamas | Hate Crime | Healthcare | Hezbollah | Hillary Clinton | Homeland Security | Human Rights | IMF | ISI | ISIS | India | Inequality | Iran | Iraq | Islam | Islamophobia | JNU | Jihad | Jordan | Kurdistan | Kuwait | LGBT | Labour | Lebanon | Media | Medicare | Middle East | Muslim Brotherhood | Myanmar | NATO | NSA | National security | Natural gas | Neoconservatism | Neoliberalism | Netherlands | Nigeria | North Korea | Norway | Nuclear issues | Oil | Osama Bin Laden | Pakistan | Palestine-Israel | Pollution | Poverty | Prohibition | Propaganda | Qatar | RSS | Racism | Refugees | Religion | Renewable Energy | Republicans | Resistance | Russia | Saudi Arabia | Sedition | Social Security | Social media | Somalia | South Africa | Spain | Sudan | Supreme Court | Sustainability | Sweden | Switzerland | Syria | TPP | Taliban | Tea Party | Terrorism | Torture | Tunisia | Turkey | UAE | United Kingdom | United Nations | Venezuela | Vietnam | Wall Street | War crimes | War on Drugs | War on Terror | WikiLeaks | Xenophobia | Yemen |

RSS: thenewscollective.org   RSS Feed

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service. You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location. This is an beta release of an experimental, not-for-profit, project. More...

design + code: impellio.com

Home / RSS / About