Elizabeth Goitein is co-director of the Liberty and National Security program at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law.
Disclosure of secret U.S. government laws is especially urgent now that an admirer of Vladimir Putin is ascending to the presidency.Elizabeth GoiteinJan 12, 2017
A new Senate bill would dramatically expand surveillance to prevent cyber attacks, but real security is about minimizing risk.Elizabeth GoiteinJul 10, 2015
Apple’s move won’t lead to terrorist attacks or unsolved kidnappings; it will simply make FBI investigators’ jobs a bit harder.Elizabeth GoiteinOct 06, 2014
Under the USA Freedom Act, the executive branch could exploit the absence of a bright-line restriction to engage in collection that is far broader than necessary.Elizabeth GoiteinAug 07, 2014