Daily Archives: July 24, 2013

Kafka’s America: Secret Courts, Secret Laws, and Total Surveillance

by John W. Whitehead, July 24, 2013 “Logic may indeed be unshakeable, but it cannot withstand a man who is determined to live. Where was the judge he had never seen? Where was the High Court he had never reached? He raised his hands and spread out all his fingers. But the hands of one of […]

In Other Words: We Are All Under Surveillance

I’m Three Hops from a Terrorist, and Therefore Probably in the NSA’s Dragnet. And You? naked capitalism by Yves Smith 4:47 am Last month, the Atlantic highlighted the fact that the NSA had ‘fessed up to the fact that its snooping operation was a lot more encompassing than it had previously admitted. Deputy Director Chris Inglis testified that the […]