Snowden claims he intended to spark a national dialogue in Russia about that country’s domestic spying. Seriously.
The revelation comes on the heels of Brazil’s president canceling a trip to Washington over US spying on Brazil.
My friend Tom Matzzie was sitting behind former NSA head Hayden, heard entire “on background” convo, tweeted it.
Obama, as commander in chief, wants everyone from Defense to Agriculture to inform on coworkers who might leak.
The solution to PRISM is to put strong cryptography into everyone’s hands.
Snowden revealed that the NSA has access to Verizon call data and servers at Google, Facebook, Apple & more.
Glenn discusses his scoop that Verizon has been turning over its customers’ phone records to the federal govt.
The US government has obtained the phone records of all 121m Verizon customers, and that should bother folks.
I’m pretty sure two weeks ago we didn’t vote for four more years of George Bush.
Ignoring the sins of his own business, Rupert Murdoch calls its victims “scumbag celebrities.” Classy.
Should we be worried by the ACLU claim that ‘warrantless’ wiretaps increased under Obama? Yes, if it were true. But is it?