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Freedom House, an independent watchdog organization, measures freedom in terms of civil liberties and political rights for an annual report.
Americans have less freedom now because of Trump and Russian election interference, a new report warns
The Land of the Free is the 58th freest country in the world, according to Freedom House, an independent watchdog that measures political rights and democratic institutions.
Tech experts say the Trump administration's extreme vetting plan will likely be riddled with inaccuracies and target innocent people who pose no threat.
The CIA paid psychologists $81 million to devise brutal tactics for use on terror suspects, and they’re suing
Public documents suggest the CIA program was led by military psychologists John Bruce Jessen and James Mitchell, whose techniques are widely seen as torture.
The organization promised its "full firepower" if Trump follows through with some of the proposals he campaigned on.
Half of American adults appear in facial recognition databases — and police are using them with almost no oversight
Not one state has passed a comprehensive law regulating police departments' use of the technology.
An experimental policing tool is gaining traction across the country — and there are major civil-liberties concerns
Critics are raising red flags, saying the practice could easily lead to racial profiling.