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Elizabeth Goitein

Elizabeth Goitein co-directs the Liberty and National Security Program at New York University School of Law’s Brennan Center for Justice.

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On the legal and ethical scope of surveillance.

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The “nothing to see here” tone of a recent intelligence report shows Obama is not concerned about our civil liberties. That is why we should be.

Elizabeth Goitein

The newest report sees nothing illegal about warrantless collection of Americans’ international calls and e-mails.

Elizabeth Goitein

The newest report sees nothing illegal about warrantless collection of Americans’ international calls and e-mails.

Elizabeth Goitein

In the post-Snowden world, it is hard to imagine a more consequential fork in the road.

Elizabeth Goitein

If we already know the government violated the law, the fact that its actions were subject to oversight does not excuse the violation.

Elizabeth Goitein

On the limitations of secret judicial review.

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President Obama’s speech on counterterrorism strategy fell short on substance.

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Republican hawks think Tsarnaev should have been held as an enemy combatant. Their views are wrong and dangerous.

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Taking Issue with Jack Goldsmith

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