Dan King

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Losing Your Driver’s License Can Cost You Your Livelihood

It traps the poor in a vicious cycle where they need to drive to work but can't. Fortunately the Supreme Court can help.
Dan King November 6, 2019

Amazon is Teaming Up With Police for Mass Surveillance

Their home security cameras, hidden in doorbells, have blanketed small towns—and the footage is being used by authorities.
Dan King September 11, 2019

It’s Time to End the Death Penalty Nationwide

No more excuses. We're the only Western nation that still executes prisoners and it's time for it to stop.
Dan King May 2, 2019

How Genetics Companies Hand Over Your DNA to the FBI

Companies like FamilyTree claim to chart your ancestry but are secretly in cahoots with the government.
Dan King March 6, 2019

The Supreme Court Should Stop Warrantless Drug-Sniffing Dogs

They're already not allowed in houses. So why are apartments a different story?
Dan King February 7, 2019

Big Government Takes a Bite Out of Food Trucks

Chicago's move to protect its restaurant industry is cronyism at its worst.
Dan King September 17, 2018

Republicans Lose Faith in the FBI for All the Wrong Reasons

Massive civil liberties abuses they don't mind; perceived attacks on Donald Trump are another story.
Dan King August 15, 2018

The Dickensian Return of Debtors’ Prisons

In their usual money-making zeal, local governments have targeted the poor and brought us back to the 19th century.
Dan King July 19, 2018