national security

Politics & Government
5:14 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

ACLU Rep: 'False Dichotomy' Exists Between National Security, Privacy Rights

Lake Effect's Bonnie North interviews Alex Abdo, staff attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union National Security Project.

Earlier this week, the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court upheld the U.S. government’s program that allows it to collect all the telephone records it desires from American phone companies.

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World
3:27 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

Privacy Questions Linger After NSA Surveillance Leak

President Obama speaks with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper while attending the G8 summit in Northern Ireland.
Credit Matt Cardy/Getty Images stringer

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews foreign policy analyst Art Cyr.

In the wake of the NSA surveillance leak, many Americans are outraged and asking, "Do we live in a big brother state?"

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