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  • Space Plane X-37B
    After a two year secret mission, U.S. military space plane returns to Earth
    After a record two-year secret mission the Air Force’s obscure space plane X-37B landed safely at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base on Friday. Very little is known about the unmanned and robotically-navigated X-37B, or what exactly...
  • Drone
    Fly high and fast: US Surveillance over Syria
    The Big Story reported from an AP article that US surveillance aircraft flew over Syria. According to the report, the Syrian government could permit the US to not only surveil but to strike Islamic State targets in Syria. Syria’s Foreign...
  • Congress limits NSA spying without warrants
    Congress limits NSA spying without warrants
    The U.S. House of Representatives voted on June 19, 2014 to limit the NSA's ability to spy on American citizens without warrants. An amendment to a defense appropriations bill, this step towards surveillance reform is a step back from post-9...
  • U.S. loses twice in one day to Germany in both soccer and national security
    U.S. loses twice in one day to Germany in both soccer and national security
    June 26 became a red letter day in American-German relations as the Western power, and leader of the European Union, triumphed twice in one day against the U.S.. It began early on with a 1-0 victory by the Germans over the U.S. team in the final...
  • Eric Holder
    Holder sets up Soviet-style 'executive committee' on domestic terror
    Think the National Security Agency is doing enough snooping in “The Homeland?” A federal spying coalition aims to drill deeper under the Orwellian title, Domestic Terrorism Executive Committee.“Call it massive surveillance of the...
  • Militarization of US Police, FBI directs secret police surveillance
    Top news: Militarization of US Police, FBI directs secret police surveillance
    Below are key excerpts of important news articles on massive militarization of US police forces, the FBI's demands that local police forces keep their surveillance activities secret, the culture of abuse of prisoners by police, and more.Read...
  • Microsoft to U.S. government: back down now
    Microsoft to U.S. government: back down now
    Microsoft took aim at the United States government through its general counsel, Brad Smith, in a blog post today. Marking the approximate one year anniversary of the real explosion of media and technology coverage concerning the extent of U.S....
  • Bowe Bergdahl
    Report claims video shows Bowe Bergdahl leaving his post in Afghanistan
    On Tuesday, a caller to "The Buck Sexton Show" claimed that video shows Bowe Bergdahl leaving his post in Afghanistan, The Blaze reported Wednesday.“I was deployed to Afghanistan in 2009, very close to the (forward operating base)...
  • Reset the Net
    Reset The Net: Say 'Nay' to the NSA
    June 5, 2014, is the one year anniversary of the first NSA surveillance leak revealed by whistleblower Edward Snowden. It's also the day a worldwide coalition of tens of thousands of Internet users, companies and organizations pledge to "...
  • Author Glenn Greenwald discusses his new book on the NSA and Edward Snowden in Washington, DC.
    Snowden: I have harmed no one
    Wednesday night (May 28, 2014), NBC presented a long interview that Brian Williams conducted with Edward Snowden in Moscow. Snowden has been labeled by the NSA and the Obama Administration as a high-school dropout and a low-level analyst. He is...
  • Are You being followed on Foot or by Car? What to do
    Are You being followed on Foot or by Car? What to do
    One of the things I impress upon people is what never to do, and what TO do, if they suspect they’re being followed on foot or by car.Don’t be oblivious to your surroundings. Observe everything 50-100 feet around the perimeter of your...
  • Surveillance, deceit, and safeguarding the public: watching the CIA-Senate feud
    Surveillance, deceit, and safeguarding the public: watching the CIA-Senate feud
    When California Senator Dianne Feinstein accused the Central Intelligence Agency of crossing a line last week,improperly searching a computer network set up for lawmakers, she unleashed quite a bit of outrage from the Senate floor.Feinstein, by...
  • Edward Snowden, March 10, 2014
    Snowden: NSA ‘setting fire to Internet’
    Former NSA contractor and intelligence analyst Edward Snowden said Monday that his one-time employer was essentially “setting fire to the future of the Internet” by conducting its mass surveillance programs.Snowden, who stole a trove...
  • Stingray surveillance being used by local law enforcement without a warrant
    Stingray surveillance being used by local law enforcement without a warrant
    Yesterday, March 6, 2014, Arizona news reporter,Beau Hodai, sued the Tuscon Police Department to obtain records on their cell phone surveillance on him utilizing a technology called 'Stingray'. Hodai had previously made public records...
  • George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four describes a society under complete surveillance by the authorities
    Government spy agency collects millions of Yahoo webcam images
    Britain's surveillance agency GCHQ, with aid from the US National Security Agency, collected still images of Yahoo webcam chats, British newspaper the Guardian reported Thursday.The surveillance program, codenamed Optic Nerve, intercepted and...