In the end, are we safer? What rights are we willing to give up in the name of national security? Mr. Snowden has re-ignited that critical public discussion and it is one that “we the people” must be given ample opportunity to debate. Nothing less than the legitimacy of our constitutional democracy is at stake.

Danielle Brian, Executive Director

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