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US stops jailed activist Barrett Brown from discussing leaks prosecution

Do you feel the noose tightening? We “ain’t seen nothing yet” boys and girls. — jtl, 419 Ed Pilkington in thegurdian Federal court order prohibits Brown from talking to the media in what critics say is latest in crackdown on … Continue reading

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Since we’re all suspects, anyhow …

by Claire Wolfe via Living Freedom One databit that arose out of Edward Snowden’s NSA snooping revelations is one most of us missed. It’s another that comes in the category of tiny, fascinating, but completely unsurprising. To wit (according to … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations

Series: Glenn Greenwald on security and liberty via The Guardian The 29-year-old source behind the biggest intelligence leak in the NSA’s history explains his motives, his uncertain future and why he never intended on hiding in the shadows • Q&A with … Continue reading

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NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily

via theguardian Exclusive: Top secret court order requiring Verizon to hand over all call data shows scale of domestic surveillance under Obama Under the terms of the order, the numbers of both parties on a call are handed over, as is … Continue reading

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Eric Schmidt Wants To Protect You From Your Neighbor’s Drone. But What About Barack Obama’s?

Just one more reason to despise and suspect Google. — jtl, 419 by Dave Hummels via Center for a Stateless Society As reported by the BBC, Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt expresses grave misgivings about civilian acquisition of drones during an … Continue reading

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