The Kernel





Why the battle for basic Internet access is a critical human rights issue
What would you do if you couldn’t log onto the Internet?
picture of security camera drawn on a handwritten letterMajor privacy groups push for passage of the End Warrantless Surveillance Act
Both conservative and liberal groups think this is the best way to reign in the NSA.
MicrochipHow the U.S. government is leaving us vulnerable to cyberattacks
Is the government shooting itself in the foot by being stingy?
How sperm banks are screwing you hand over fist
Clearly, sperm is a messy business.
John Oliver and Michael Bolton want you to know that the IRS is in trouble
Nobody likes tax collectors—and nobody wants to fund them, either.
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