THE ISSUES: CIVIL LIBERTY CONCERNS

Surveillance programs can impact civil liberties in many ways. It is important to weigh these costs when considering the approval of new surveillance technologies.

Click on the topic to explore the various ways that surveillance can affect your fundamental rights.

Voter Privacy

Why is the State collecting and selling our personal voter information?

Cyber Privacy

New technologies are making it easier for governments and corporations to learn the minutiae of our online activities.

Net Neutrality

In our modern environment, a free and open internet is vital to protecting our data and freedom of speech.

Government Surveillance

Law enforcement is taking advantage of outdated privacy laws to track Americans.

REAL ID

National ID system that gives government information on where we go, who we talk to, where we worship, and much more.

Border Crossing

Alarming and unconstitutional government border crossing practices exacerbate government intrusion into our private lives.