WSJ: US Monitored Contacts Between Israel and GOP Members of Congress as They Tried to Subvert Iran Deal

Outrageous, but not for the reason the right wing media want you to believe
255CuriousLurker
12/30/15 2:53:00 pm
re: #244 KGxvi LOL--QFT. Thanks.

Right wing sites all over the net are screaming that this report from the Wall Street Journal proves President Obama “hates Israel.” For example: But if you actually read about what was going on, the Obama administration had very good reason to continue surveillance of Netanyahu and his right …

John Oliver’s Must-See Interview With Edward Snowden

Oliver to Snowden: “You have to own that”
204unproven innocence
4/06/15 3:05:04 pm
Equationgroupie or Panopticontra? As a free American citizen, that is choice for me to make --or not. The problem, as I see it, is that such decisions will inevitably be made, but not by me --and probably without any consideration ...

Exclusive: NSA Director Was Secretly Briefed on 22 Counter-Intelligence Operations Undermined by Snowden Leaks

New docs show Director of NSA and President were secretly briefed on “significant” damage to CI operations
104Slap
7/15/14 12:13:23 pm
Just a tad late....one of my favorite bits of writing from Mr. Clemens seems appropriate here. Enjoy! cs.utah.edu

Civil Liberties Hero Edward Snowden Commits Massive Civil Liberties Violation

Hands over 160,000 private emails to journalists and Glenn Greenwald
356KerFuFFler
7/07/14 9:45:38 am
re: #136 Charles Johnson Years ago I decided to read Balloonjuice regularly after I noticed that one of their tags was,"Show us on the doll where the invisible hand touched you." I fled Balloonjuice and ended up here about a ...

Is the XKeyScore Code Released in Germany Faked?

Expert analysis uncovers serious misrepresentations and possible fakery
100Nyet
7/09/14 1:13:04 pm
re: #97 a7214418 But thanks for the interesting bit about NYT's complete incompetence in covering up the super-duper-classified bits. By simply removing the black rectangles one can see the name of the author, among other things. What a bunch of ...

Click This Link and the NSA Will Spy on You for the Rest of Your Life

Most ridiculous hyperbole yet?
313unproven innocence
7/03/14 4:42:09 pm
Charles - "If you click the link, don't blame me ..." Too late. For years, I've already been visiting heavily monitored sites like boingboing, linuxjournal, krebsonsecurity, schneier's blog, grc, and (ahem) lgf. But I think my life wreckage began when ...
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Massive NSA Spying Revealed… Oh Wait. It’s Only 248 People.

Insane hyperventilating fear-mongering stories boil down to fewer than 300 people
213Cappadonna
6/28/14 11:39:54 am
You're more likely to get frisked by a cop in Brooklyn than for the NSA to give two damns what you're doing online. Yes, once again proving that Greenwald is the boy who cried wolf. As for the "family emergency", ...