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Australia's Spy Agency Moves To Secure Cabinets Filled With Cabinet Secrets
The hundreds of government documents that ended up at a resale store haven’t been confiscated from the media. They're just going into different containers.
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Life Is Complicated For Most Lawyers Who Handle Classified Info
Unlike Hillary Clinton's attorney, they don't get safes from the government.
Is President Obama Jealous of Edward Snowden?
Former reporter for the New York Times and Daily News; taught ...
"I was going to do it, really I was." The president is clearly conflicted, but so far he is not budging an inch on Edward
John Hickenlooper: Open Government 'Creates Problems'
“We elect these people to make these difficult decisions, but now they are in the full light of video every time they make
The Sunshine Presidency Takes History to a Dark Place
President Obama hit the Oval Office and ordered State "to complete the processing of the backlog of 25-year-old records awaiting declassification by the end of December 2013." Didn't happen, of course. And that, it turns out, is the least of it.
Government Secrecy Undermines Government's Ability To Keep Secrets
And then there's how all of this secrecy is used. A system that allows for the classification of arbitrary information is
Celebrities Most Likely To Leak Government Secrets
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Illuminati? "Best Of Both Worlds" means she must know about another world other than our own. Definitely illuminati. "Best
How Transparent Is The Obama Administration?
The self-proclaimed "most transparent Administration in history" just rejected more FOIA requests than ever, a 22% increase. Just how transparent is this White House? Former National Security Council Spokesman Tommy Vietor and Investigative Blogger Marcy Wheeler join Alicia to debate.
The Visible Government
Americans now possess (or more accurately are possessed by) a vast "intelligence" bureaucracy deeply in the shadows, whose activities are a mass of known unknowns and unknown unknowns to those of us on the outside. It is beyond enormous.
11 Secret Documents Americans Deserve to See
Editor-in-Chief of AllGov.com
Many documents produced by the U.S. government are confidential and not released to the public for legitimate reasons of national security. Others, however, are kept secret for more questionable reasons.
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Secrets and More (Government) Secrets
Co-director of liberty and national security program, Brennan ...
Overclassification actually threatens national security by limiting the sharing of information among officials and agencies. More fundamentally, overclassification undermines the critical ingredient for a well-functioning democracy: an informed citizenry.
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