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Google, Apple & other large tech companies urge the White House & Congress not to renew the Patriot Act

Google is one of ten tech giants to once again call on the US Government not to reauthorize the Patriot Act in its current form. The Act expires on 1st June unless it is renewed by Congress. 821 more words

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Apple, Google & other large tech companies urge the White House & Congress not to renew the Patriot Act

Apple is one of ten tech giants to once again call on the US Government not to reauthorize the Patriot Act in its current form. The Act expires on 1st June unless it is renewed by Congress. 791 more words

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House effort would completely dismantle Patriot Act

Image Credit: Reuters/Jonathan Ernst

A pair of House lawmakers wants to completely repeal the Patriot Act and other legal provisions to dramatically rein in American spying. 274 more words

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The Future of Freedom: A Feature Interview with NSA Whistleblower William Binney

Tragedy and Hope | January 28, 2015

A 36-year veteran of America’s Intelligence Community, William Binney resigned from his position as Director for Global Communications Intelligence (COMINT) at the National Security Agency (NSA) and blew the whistle, after discovering that his efforts to protect the privacy and security of Americans were being undermined by those above him in the chain of command.

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Cyber Armageddon is a Myth

By Bill Blunden | CounterPunch | March 23, 2015

Over the past several years mainstream news outlets have conveyed a litany of cyber doomsday scenarios on behalf of ostensibly credible public officials.

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Citizenfour: Inside the Edward Snowden Release

Hello everybody! For today’s Monday show, we are watching the documentary Citizenfour.

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DIRECTOR: Laura Poitras

STARRING: Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, William Binney, Jacob Appelbaum, Ewen MacAskill… 367 more words

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Spanish Inquisition, Hitler’s Gestapo and Obama

This is from Godfather Politics.

Obama’s spying on and harassing of Americans makes the Gestapo look like pikers.

On November 1, 1478, the Tribunal of the Holy Office of the Inquisition was established in Spain by Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabella I of Castile. 796 more words