By Grace Lidia Suárez People love to moan and groan about the loss of privacy. As someone who doesn’t believe it exists, and is not especially bothered by its loss, I’m not worried. But let’s look back and see whether there was, in fact, a period when we had more
By Grace Lidia Suárez What does FISA stand for? It is an acronym which stands for Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. It is a law enacted by Congress and signed by President Carter in 1978. It governs the procedures used to gather and collect information on foreign governments and their agents.
By Grace Lidia Suárez The Republicans claim that the failure to inform the FISA court judge who was considering the renewal of the surveillance warrant on Carter Page that the author of the dossier may have been paid for his work by the DNC somehow taints the warrant so that
By Grace Lidia Suárez We have just been informed that the President has approved the release of the Nunes memo. This memo is the product of the Republican majority of the House Select Committee on Intelligence. It purports to describe the process by which the FBI obtained a warrant from
By Grace Lidia Suárez Yesterday the Kansas Secretary of State, Kris Kobach, wrote an article for Breitbart explaining why he wants the Census to ask people if they are citizens. I have read the article twice, checked the citations, and frankly, his reasons make no sense. I’m going to attempt
By Grace Lidia Suárez Yes, I watched the whole thing. The first part was mostly boasting. And of course, since this is Trump speaking, mostly lies, exaggerations and half-truths. I will leave it to others to dissect this portion, but here are some of the tasty bits: “Ended the war