News Statements

DAS – The Secret Surveillance Program That Gives Cops Access to Trillions of Phone Records

Yet another mass government surveillance program has been exposed. This time, it’s Data Analytical Services (DAS), formerly known as “Hemisphere,” a massive domestic surveillance program that allows any law enforcement agent (local, state, or federal) to search through trillions of records retained by telecommunications giant AT&T. Law enforcement agents can retrieve geolocation information and the […]


Statement in Support of Officer Angwang

Restore The Fourth recently wrote a letter in support of NYPD Officer Baimadajie Angwang (read more about his case below). We addressed it to Representative Judy Chu (D-CA), who has been a champion of AAPI Americans’ civil liberties and an outspoken critic of the unconstitutional surveillance conducted under the “China Initiative.” Officer Angwang will soon […]