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Why We Need Whistleblowers

Legal SystemPolitical Theory

Blog11/02/2016

The whistleblower is not a "noble law-breaker" — he is not a law-breaker at all.

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The NSA’s System of Secret Law

Legal SystemThe Police State

03/19/2014Mises Daily Articles
The US government exists in a precarious balancing act, play-acting that it is subject to the Rule of Law.
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How the NSA Made Your Legal Defense Illegal

Legal SystemThe Police State

03/07/2014Mises Daily Articles
The U.S government has deemed all evidence of spying to be Top Secret, and maintains it’s illegal for you to know about it or use it in court.
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FISA, the NSA, and America’s Secret Court System

Legal SystemThe Police State

02/22/2014Mises Daily Articles
Surveillance programs by a secret court violates the requirement for “due process of law.”
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Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the US Courts

Legal SystemThe Police State

02/12/2014Mises Daily Articles
Not only are the NSA’s activities being scrutinized, but the court system of secret judicial rulings is being subjected to the light of day.
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The NSA and Its “Compliance Problems”

Legal SystemThe Police State

08/29/2013Mises Daily Articles
The NSA admits it has “compliance problems” with the law, yet faces few sanctions.
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The Ethics of State Secrecy

Legal SystemThe Police State

07/09/2013Mises Daily Articles
The actual purpose of Congressional oversight committees is to create a channel to divert and trap would-be whistleblowers.
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The Ethics of Whistleblowing

Legal SystemThe Police State

07/08/2013Mises Daily Articles
Edward Snowden infiltrated the NSA in much the same way that an undercover police officer infiltrates a private criminal syndicate.
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A Society of Criminals

Free MarketsLegal SystemTaxes and SpendingInterventionism

02/26/2010Mises Daily Articles
Libertarians should not shy away from presenting "policy issues" in terms of their actual meaning — in terms of criminality versus law.
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