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FOCUS | Snowden Would Not Get a Fair Trial – and Kerry Is Wrong

Posted by , Monday, June 2, 2014

The Battle to Retake Our Privacy Can Be Won

Posted by , Tuesday, May 13, 2014

FOCUS | Keith Alexander Unplugged

Posted by , Saturday, May 10, 2014

Obama fails to protect privacy, again – Salon.com

Posted by , Thursday, May 8, 2014

The New Snowden Revelation Is Dangerous for Anonymous – And for All of Us

Posted by , Sunday, February 9, 2014

TomDispatch: Tomgram: Pratap Chatterjee, The Wild West of Surveillance

Posted by , Friday, February 7, 2014

FOCUS | The Snowden Effect, Continued

Posted by , Sunday, February 2, 2014

Robert Scheer: No Place to Hide: We’re All Suspects in Barack Obama’s America – Robert Scheer – Truthdig

Posted by , Sunday, January 26, 2014

FOCUS | It’s About Blackmail, Not National Security

Posted by , Friday, January 24, 2014

Chris Hedges : What Obama Really Meant Was …

Posted by , Thursday, January 23, 2014

What Obama Didn’t Say in His Speech on NSA Spying

Posted by , Wednesday, January 22, 2014

FOCUS | Today President Obama Asked Everyone to Give Some Civil Liberties Up

Posted by , Monday, January 20, 2014

Rep. Mike Rogers: Russia May Be Behind Snowden Leak

Now, and others are joining him. Brainwashing the public to start to think of Snowden as a foreign agent. Now the propaganda begins. mb
Posted by , Sunday, January 19, 2014

FOCUS | US ‘Will Not Enter No-Spy Agreement’

Posted by , Saturday, January 18, 2014

Glenn Greenwald: Obama’s NSA ‘reforms’ are little more than a PR attempt to mollify the public

Glenzilla (back at The Guardian for a day) ..
The crux of this tactic is that US political leaders pretend to validate and even channel public anger by acknowledging that there are "serious questions that have been raised". They vow changes to fix the system and ensure these problems never happen again. And they then set out, with their actions, to do exactly the opposite: to make the system prettier and more politically palatable with empty, cosmetic "reforms" so as to placate public anger while leaving the system fundamentally unchanged, even more immune than before to serious challenge
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Posted by , Saturday, January 18, 2014

Your address book belongs to the NSA – Video

The revelations just keep coming... If you use one of the big e-mail providers and maintain an address book - and that's pretty much everybody - the NSA has helped itself to your address book. Here's how they did it. Brasscheck
Posted by , Friday, January 17, 2014

Truthdig – The NSA Plays Mad King George in This Revolution

Posted by , Saturday, January 11, 2014

Bad Times for Big Brother – NYTimes.com

Posted by , Tuesday, December 24, 2013

N.S.A. Spied on Allies, Aid Groups and Businesses – NYTimes.com

Posted by , Monday, December 23, 2013

Online surveillance: The empires strike back | The Economist

Posted by , Thursday, December 12, 2013

Truthdig – Be Thankful for the People Struggling to Limit NSA Spying

Posted by , Sunday, November 24, 2013

Truthdig – The True Patriots in Congress Trying to End NSA Tyranny – Robert Scheer

Posted by , Friday, November 15, 2013

N.S.A. Snooping and the Damage Done – NYTimes.com

Posted by , Monday, November 4, 2013

N.S.A. Snooping and the Damage Done – NYTimes.com

Posted by , Tuesday, October 29, 2013

The Hidden Corporate Cash Behind the Surveillance State

Posted by , Saturday, October 26, 2013