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Black Is the New Transparent

So the American Civil Liberties Union, concerned about the US government’s alleged propensity to surveil the email of American citizens without a warrant, filed a request with the Justice Department under the Freedom of Information Act for more information. 

This is what it got: a memorandum entitled “Guidance for the Minimization of Text Messages over Dual-Function Cellular Telephones” that is completely blacked out. All fifteen pages of it.

Mr. President, I don’t think “transparent” means what you think it means.