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Elizabeth Goitein

Elizabeth Goitein co-directs the Liberty and National Security Program at New York University School of Law’s Brennan Center for Justice.

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On the legal and ethical scope of surveillance.

Elizabeth Goitein

In the post-Snowden world, it is hard to imagine a more consequential fork in the road.

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If we already know the government violated the law, the fact that its actions were subject to oversight does not excuse the violation.

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President Obama’s speech on counterterrorism strategy fell short on substance.

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Republican hawks think Tsarnaev should have been held as an enemy combatant. Their views are wrong and dangerous.

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Taking Issue with Jack Goldsmith

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