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This is How a CryptoParty With Edward Snowden Was

This is How a CryptoParty With Edward Snowden Was
On June 9, 2013, the world learned the identity of an NSA whistleblower who had secretly met with journalists Laura...
Read more May 27 2014, 1:43pm CDT

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We Now Know A Lot More About Edward Snowden's Epic Heist — And It's Troubling

Source: Business Insider

Edward Snowden's in-depth interview with James Bamford of Wired offers details about his last job as a contractor for the NSA in Honolulu, which raise disconcerting questions about the motives of the former systems administrator. While working at two consecutive jobs in Hawaii from March 2012 to May 2013, the 31-year-old allegedly stole about 200,000 "tier 1 and 2" documents, which m ...
Full article at: Business Insider 5 days ago, 8:32am CDT

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Columnist Glenn Greenwald Somehow Blames Israel for Ferguson Riots

Source: Big Government

Glenn Greenwald, the columnist famed for coming to the support of NSA leaker Edward Snowden, has chimed in on the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, by hinting that Israel is to blame for influencing the police there. Greenwald cited an Iranian activist named Trita Parsi who claimed that "excessive police violence" in Ferguson can be blamed on the fact that the county police chief took a fact-finding trip to Israel in 2011. Parsi tweeted that St. Louis County Chief Tim ...
Full article at: Big Government Aug 15 2014, 5:13pm CDT

This week in stupid: Edward Snowden

Source: Big Government

Props to WIRED magazine for getting the interview everyone wanted: a full-length on the record with Edward Snowden from his Russian hideout. But that cover! Oh, that cover. The full image has to be seen to be believed. It would have been a provocative sight were Snowden not so comically dorky-looking. And, you know, a traitor.  With the possible exception of Snowden's media accomplice, Glenn Greenwald, I'm not sure any public figure is so ostentatiously fond of th ...
Full article at: Big Government Aug 15 2014, 11:07am CDT

American Muslim Organizations Pen Letter Against Surveillance of Islamist Groups

Source: Big Government

Fresh off the successful elimination of the highly respected NYPD intelligence program, the Islamist-left alliance which seeks to utterly neuter American intelligence and law enforcement has set its sights on the last line of defense: your local law enforcement. Federal Law enforcement has already faced a complete purge of training materials, aiming to eliminate any vestige of information regarding how Jihadi terror groups draw their ...
Full article at: Big Government Aug 15 2014, 9:43am CDT

Challenging Edward Snowden and the information vigilantes

Source: Big Government

I've had strong misgivings about the freelance arbiters of secrecy ever since Wikileaks got off the ground.  Since I'm also institutionally suspicious of the government agencies they raid for information, and particularly suspicious of what the government has mutated into over the past six years, that poses a bit of a dilemma.  Can you respond to the information provided by someone like Edward Snowden, while simult ...
Full article at: Big Government Aug 14 2014, 2:52pm CDT

Edward Snowden: Surveillance, Spying Practices Have Brought U.S. to ‘Brink of the Abyss’

Source: Truth Dig

Wired/Platon Edward Snowden has just been granted three more years of asylum in Russia, and the former NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower is understandably choosy about whom he meets with in person. He granted James Bamford a good deal of time for an in-depth Wired story, and Bamford didn’t waste it. In the profile, set off memorably by photographer Platon Antoniou’s images, including the particularly striking portrait shown above, Snowden says he built clues into classified ...
Full article at: Truth Dig Aug 13 2014, 3:35pm CDT

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Clapper's comments pushed me to revelations, says Snowden

Source: Channel News Asia

WASHINGTON: Edward Snowden says dishonest comments to Congress by the US intelligence chief were the final straw that prompted him to flee the country and reveal a trove of national security documents.In an interview with Wired magazine over several days in Moscow, Snowden said he had been long been troubled by the activities of the National Security Agency, which employed him as a contractor. File phot ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia Aug 13 2014, 12:37pm CDT

Snowden distributed encoded copies of NSA documents

Snowden distributed encoded copies of NSA documents
High-profile whistleblower, Edward Snowden, apparently has a plan B. In case something bad happens to him, the ex-NSA contractor sent out encoded documents to key people.
Read more Jun 26 2013, 12:14am CDT


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