EFF has been among several groups following the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the threatening ramifications it would have for the future of the open Internet, access to knowledge, and innovation. Based on what we know from the leaked intellectual pr
Peter Voskamp reports from Obama's speech yesterday: Medea Benjamin’s tactics during Obama's drone speech yesterday provided a riveting exchange, with Obama saying, That woman is worth paying attention to. And the exchange could not have come at a better
Obama outlines a second-term policy shift to limit the scope of CIA drone strikes, while he renews a pledge to close down the U.S. detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Come Clean: Groups Demand Transparency from Attorney General Eric Holder | Free Press www.freepress.net
A day after President Obama ordered Attorney General Eric Holder to review the Justice Department’s guidelines regarding interactions with the press, Free Press and a diverse coalition of civil liberties, digital rights and open government group
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On his Thursday night television program, Glenn Beck took a different approach to the scandals currently facing the Obama administration: let's take our leaders at their word. Few on the right believe the administration's ever-changing stories regarding
I believe we are moving toward two different health systems. Which tier do you think you will be in?
Tesla service center in Raleigh portends NC showroom | Technology | NewsObserver.com www.newsobserver.com
With more than 140 cars to be sold in North Carolina by year’s end, electric car maker Tesla quietly opened a service center in Raleigh in January to cater to local customers. Tesla’s NC strategy could be derailed by state legislation that would prohibit
After all the Republican complaints last year about the Obama administration's loan to Tesla Motors, I was eager to hear how GOP officials would respond to the news that the auto manufacturer is paying off its taxpayer loans nine years earlier than expect
Why it's harder to end a war than begin one. This week we found out that President Obama's policies on drone strikes are tighter than libertarian, anti-drone hero Rand Paul. We also heard a president of the United States make a nuanced, adult and -- to