Joel Brenner

The FISA Court Is Tougher Than the Media Says
October 18, 2013

Now we know: the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court bounces a quarter of the government’s applications for surveillance orders.

Clapper and Wyden: Scenes from a Sandbagging
At the now famous NSA hearing, a senator laid a dirty trap. Why we shouldn't applaud.
July 02, 2013

At the now famous NSA hearing, Ron Wyden laid a dirty trap for the man who runs the National Security Agency. Why we shouldn't applaud.