The Case for Snooping

Obama’s liberal critics say his speech on the NSA didn’t go far enough. Why they’re wrong By Fareed Zakaria It’s not always true that if you’re under attack from both sides of the political spectrum, you’re probably doing the right thing. The smart or moral course is sometimes resolutely partisan. But watching President Obama take … Continue reading

Big Data, Meet Big Brother

If computers can now predict our behavior, should governments watch our every move? “One who breaks an unjust law must do so openly, lovingly and with a willingness to accept the penalty.” That was Martin Luther King Jr.’s definition of civil disobedience. It does not appear to be Edward Snowden’s. He has tried by every … Continue reading