Department of Homeland Security http://kplu.org en Seattle surveillance cameras have ACLU's antennas up http://kplu.org/post/seattle-surveillance-cameras-have-aclus-antennas <p>Civil liberties advocates are raising concerns about a <a href="http://spdblotter.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Screen-Shot-2013-02-06-at-11.51.30-AM.png">network of 30 surveillance cameras </a>installed along Seattle’s shoreline, purchased with a $5 million dollar federal grant. When the measure first came up in city council last year, Seattle Police Assistant Chief Paul McDonagh said it was all about Port security. &nbsp;</p><p> Sat, 16 Feb 2013 00:27:08 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 7811 at http://kplu.org Seattle surveillance cameras have ACLU's antennas up Weird questions you have to answer to become a U.S. citizen http://kplu.org/post/weird-questions-you-have-answer-become-us-citizen <p>Have you ever been a &ldquo;habitual drunkard?&rdquo; What about a Communist? And exactly where were you between the dates of March 23, 1933 and May 8, 1945?</p><p>If you want to become a citizen of the United States, get ready to answer these questions---and about a hundred more---on the <a href="http://www.uscis.gov/files/form/n-400.pdf" target="_blank">U.S. citizenship application form, the N-400.</a></p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Lindsay Lowe 5977 at http://kplu.org Weird questions you have to answer to become a U.S. citizen