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Obama’s Crony John Brennan Partnered the NSA with Saudi Torturers

Reporter Glenn Greenwald just published an article based on a hitherto-unreleased NSA memo provided by Ed Snowden, which shows that in 2011 and 2012, the NSA entered into a closer partnership with the torturers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s … Continue reading

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Snowden Says Powers of British Intelligence are Not Restricted

In an interview with the London Guardian, Edward Snowden said British intelligence is permitted to go further in surveillance than similar agencies in other Western countries. He said he believes that the powers of British intelligence are not restricted effectively … Continue reading

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Greenwald/Snowden: The Brits Control and Manipulate the Internet

Glenn Greenwald has released another batch of the Snowden files, focused on GCHQ’s role using hacker tricks to control and run dirty operations on the Internet and in the “social media.” Greenwald writes: “The tools were created by GCHQ’s Joint … Continue reading

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British Empire Says GCHQ Can Intercept Anyone’s Messages

British privacy groups have gotten a government document which asserts the empire’s right to intercept (and use) any and all Internet communications, including those of hapless subjects who are suspected of no wrongdoing at all. The Privacy International summary of … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden Speaks Truth to NBC News

On May 27th, NBC News aired an interview by NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams with Edward Snowden, filmed last week in Moscow. Snowden, whose leaks of NSA documents to journalists led to news stories a year ago revealing U.S. … Continue reading

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Ellsberg Warns: No Fair Trial for Snowden Possible Under Obama

Watergate era whistle-blower Daniel Ellsberg wrote a stinging denunciation of the Obama Administration’s use of the Espionage Act to silence whistle-blowers and deny them due process in court. Ellsberg wrote his comments in the Guardian on Friday, specifically blasting Secretary … Continue reading

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Snowden Documents Show GCHQ and NSA Spy on Angela Merkel and German Companies

According to Der Spiegel Online, documents show that Britain’s GCHQ intelligence service infiltrated German Internet firms and America’s NSA obtained a court order to spy on Germany and collected information about the Chancellor in a special database. Der Spiegel then … Continue reading

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