The Brennan Center obtained new FBI guidelines that show the agency continues to conflate community outreach and intelligence gathering activities, despite the FBI's own stated commitment to separating the two.
The NSA went from playing offense to defense after a federal judge ruled its surveillance program is unlikely unconstitutional. In 2014 and beyond, nothing will ever be the same in the national debate we are having over domestic surveillance.
New docs reveal the alarming scope of NSA data collection. But half of Americans see the spying as 'no big deal.' They are allowing government to chip away at freedoms that others, especially in the Arab world, are giving their lives to build.