Marcy Wheeler
Marcy Wheeler

Marcy Wheeler is a journalist specializing in national security and civil liberties.

Future Tense
April 12 2017 4:47 PMRepublicans Complaining About Surveillance Are Still Ignoring Civil Liberties IssuesThe unmasking process is nowhere near the most privacy-intrusive risk to NSA’s spying.
Politics
Dec. 12 2016 6:41 PMIs There Really a Spook Consensus About Russian Meddling?The lesson of Iraq: Don’t be so quick to dismiss “minor disagreements.”
Future Tense
Feb. 19 2016 1:26 PMWhy This iPhone?One thing getting lost in the Apple-FBI debate: It doesn’t seem likely that the device in question will yield any critical information.
Future Tense
Jan. 11 2017 4:15 PMDid a Federal Surveillance Court Really “Reject” an FBI Application to Spy On Trump Associates?
Future Tense
July 6 2016 12:07 PMBankers Use Encryption, TooA (mostly) good congressional report highlights the need to broaden the encryption discussion beyond terrorism.
Future Tense
Nov. 16 2015 10:44 PMMetadata Surveillance Didn’t Stop the Paris AttacksAnd yet intelligence officials and politicians are now saying it could have. They’re wrong.