Seattle To Remove Controversial City Spying Network After Public Backlash

Well, it’s about time

Then again, is the city going to suddenly care about privacy? No. Look for something else on the back end. 

Officer Fired After He Refused To Shoot A Distraught Man Wins $175,000 Settlement

Well, this is disturbing. Cops getting fired for not shooting people?

4 Ways the Surveillance State is Expanding That You Haven’t Thought Of

RFID drinks and more. My first story on Medium explores some things you might not know about — and seeks to  explain the bigger picture to an audience that probably doesn’t want to hear it.