The Trump administration is begging Congress to give them back some of their domestic spying powers that were recently deauthorized. This is a dangerous idea, considering the fact that countless everyday Americans have been swept up in the mass surveillance projects of the NSA, violating our Constitutional rights in the process. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced