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Brian Fung


Analysis: Are 50 Foiled Terrorist Plots Worth Your Privacy?

NSA director's testimony doesn't answer critics' charges about the potential for abuse.


The Taliban Is Ready for Peace Talks

Qatar to host direct negotiations among the Taliban, the Karzai government and the U.S.


6 in 10 Americans Don't See Anything Wrong With Mass Government Surveillance

Young people are least likely to follow the surveillance news but most likely to value privacy.


What Gifts Do Foreign Leaders Give The United States?

And why the heck is Gabon doing giving President Obama a gift worth $52,695?