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Barrett Brown

image of barret brown looking depressedSolitary confinement is torture
Barrett Brown's treatment in prison reminds us why it's time to ban prison's most cruel and unusual practice.
Stylized Locks with Ones and ZerosSecurity researcher publishes 10 million passwords despite fear of FBI
This is the state of cybersecurity research now.
Hands in HandcuffsBarrett Brown's arrest was wrong—but that doesn't make him right
We do a great disservice to ourselves if we mistake Barrett Brown for a hero of the truth.
Political cartoon of Obama, NSA and Bill Clinton@DotPolitics Weekly: The Internet goes to court
Will the real Dread Pirate Roberts please stand up?
Barrett Brown Stills from a YouTube PostingBarrett Brown sentenced to 63 months in prison
He'll likely spend a total of two more years in jail.
Podium MicrophoneHere's the speech Barrett Brown will deliver at his sentencing
"This is not the rule of law, Your Honor, it is the rule of Law Enforcement."
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