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this pressed for your right to know: Podcast: When U.S. Companies Help the NSA – ProPublica


A year and a half into the release of classified documents by Edward Snowden, the existence of far-reaching National Security Agency surveillance is common if controversial knowledge.But until The Intercept published new documents this month, the role of American companies in that surveillance was less than clear, ProPublica’s Julia Angwin and Jeff Larson tell Editor-in-Chief Steve Engelberg in this week’s podcast.The new documents describe “contractual relationships” between the NSA and unnamed U.S. companies and reveal that the NSA has “under cover” spies working at or with some of them. And indeed, it would be difficult for the NSA to do its work without their help, Larson says.

via Podcast: When U.S. Companies Help the NSA – ProPublica.

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NSA Documents Suggest a Close Working Relationship Between NSA, U.S. Companies – ProPublica


 

Documents describe “contractual relationships” between NSA and U.S. companies, as well as undercover operatives at some U.S. companies.

via NSA Documents Suggest a Close Working Relationship Between NSA, U.S. Companies – ProPublica.

this pressed from CNet: Edward Snowden a ‘uniquely postmodern breed of whistle-blower’ – CNET


Edward Snowden a ‘uniquely postmodern breed of whistle-blower’ – CNET.

Five overlooked costs of the NSA surveillance flap – CSMonitor.com


With his family by his side, Barack Obama is s...

With his family by his side, Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States by Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts, Jr. in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2009. More than 5,000 men and women in uniform are providing military ceremonial support to the presidential inauguration, a tradition dating back to George Washington’s 1789 inauguration. VIRIN: 090120-F-3961R-919 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

John C. Inglis, official National Security Age...

John C. Inglis, official National Security Agency portrait. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

, former director of the NSA and deputy direct...

, former director of the NSA and deputy director of the CIA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 


An ad on the side of a Metro bus in Washington, D.C., speaks to the fact that some people feel accused leaker Edward Snowden deserves praise for revealing secret NSA surveillance programs.
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Five overlooked costs of the NSA surveillance flap – CSMonitor.com.

 

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NSA director Michael Hayden

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New ‘rules of behaviour’ for the NSA? – World Papers



The US’s spying program continues to get a lot of attention in the international press as lawmakers move forward with a bill to reign in the NSA. Also making headlines: British justice on trial, can a joke harm national security and the Norwegian government encourages married couples to go on dates.
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from Guardian UK- Key US-EU trade pact under threat after more NSA spying allegations ( On top of recession now we’re loosing commerce, over spying?)


from Guardian UK- Key US-EU trade pact under threat after more NSA spying allegations

from Guardian UK- Key US-EU trade pact under threat after more NSA spying allegations (click to access reports)

For your eyes only (everybody’s eyes that is: Happy 4Th!)


NSA inspector general report on email and internet data collection under Stellar Wind – full document

NSA inspector general report on email and internet data collection under Stellar Wind – full document (click to access Document!)

From EFF: 86 Civil Liberties Groups and Internet Companies Demand an End to NSA Spying


From EFF:  86 Civil Liberties Groups and Internet Companies Demand an End to NSA Spying

From EFF: 86 Civil Liberties Groups and Internet Companies Demand an End to NSA Spying (click the Access Article)

From ProPublica_-_The NSA Black Hole – 5 Basic Things We Still Don’t Know About the Agency’s Snooping


From ProPublica_-_The NSA Black Hole - 5 Basic Things We Still Don’t Know About the Agency’s Snooping

From ProPublica_-_The NSA Black Hole – 5 Basic Things We Still Don’t Know About the Agency’s Snooping (click to access report)

ABC NEWS: The NSA Phone Program the White House Didn’t Want Revealed


ABC NEWS: The NSA Phone Program the White House Didn't Want Revealed

ABC NEWS: The NSA Phone Program the White House Didn’t Want Revealed