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A Senator Just Compared Our Political Climate to the 'This Is Fine' Meme
Senators—they're just like us!
Russian Facebook Trolls Got Two Groups of People to Protest Each Other In Texas
A US Senator revealed on Wednesday that Russian trolls organized a simultaneous protest and a counter-protest in Texas in 2016.
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FBI considers inquiry into former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, John Kasich writes in a vote for John McCain, study finds that black passengers face ride-sharing discrimination, and more.
Senators Promise to 'Solicit Input' for Anti-Encryption Bill
But tech experts have already given their verdict: It stinks.
Congress's New Encryption Bill Just Leaked, And It's As Bad As Experts Imagined
Congress once again ignores experts’ warnings with bill that force companies to create backdoors.
'Leaked' Burr-Feinstein Encryption Bill Is a Threat to American Privacy
Every service, person, human rights worker, protester, reporter, company—the list goes on—will be easier to spy on.
WhatsApp's Encryption Was Funded By Same Members of Congress Trying to Weaken It
Don't just thank WhatsApp for turning on encryption—thank Congress for funding it.
CISA Sponsors Hope to Pass Controversial Anti-Hacking Bill 'In a Matter of Days'
The Senate is finally going to vote on a privacy killing cybersecurity bill.