It's trivially easy to identify you based on records of your calls and texts
Metadata isn't as anonymous as government officials want you to believe.
Ted Cruz slams surveillance hawks for 'sweeping aside citizens' Fourth Amendment rights'
Cruz's stance on NSA surveillance sets him apart from several of his fellow candidates.
Patriot Act author warns Europe not to follow his example after Paris
New spy powers aren't always the answer. Jim Sensenbrenner ought to know.
Marco Rubio backs bill to stop NSA from deleting old metadata
Rubio joined another senator's effort to stop the NSA from deleting the old data.
NSA gets ready to shut down Patriot Act phone-records program
The 'metadata' program became a lightning rod for privacy activists, and now it's shutting down.