Category Edward Snowden

America’s Controlled Press

   The Biggest Scandal in America Is Its Controlled Press by Eric Zuesse. How many Americans know that the current regime in Ukraine was installed in a very bloody February 2014 coup d’etat, that was planned in the U.S. White House, and overseen by an Assistant Secretary of State, Victoria Nuland, and run by the […]

NSA Spying On Congress, Admirals, Lawyers … Content As Well As Metadata … Cheney Was Running the Show

NSA Whistleblower: Snowden Never Had Access to the JUICIEST Documents  Washington’s Blog by WashingtonsBlog NSA whistleblower Russel Tice was a key source in the 2005 New York Times report that blew the lid off the Bush administration’s use of warrantless wiretapping. Tice told PBS and other media that the NSA is spying on – and blackmailing – top government officials and military […]

The NSA Sees All

65 Things We Know About NSA Surveillance That We Didn’t Know a Year Ago Nadia Kayyali and Katitza Rodriguez | Commondreams | Jun 5th 2014 It’s been one year since the Guardian first published the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court order, leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, that demonstrated that the NSA was conducting dragnet surveillance on millions of innocent […]

Try to recall those dark days before Snowden’s revelations

Chris Floyd Has it only been 10 months since Edward Snowden’s NSA revelations changed the world? Can you even remember what the world was like, before he gave 50,000 — no, 200,000 — no, wait, 2 million– secret documents to Glenn Greenwald: smoking guns that exposed Washington’s global surveillance state, which far outstripped the wildest, […]

We’re Number 46! USA! USA! Eat Our Dust, Haiti!

US Falls to 46th Place in Press Freedom  Firedoglake by Jon Walker Edward Snowden The United States press freedom ranking has plummeted to only 46th place according to Reporters Without Borders. Over the last year the United States dropped 13 spots mainly because a of an aggressive crackdown on whistleblowers by the Obama administration. The organization provides […]

What is “Snowden’s secret?”

American whistleblower Edward Snowden By Dr Kevin Barrett Fifty years before NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden captured the world’s attention, the phrase “Snowden’s secret” was already becoming a talisman of American literature and popular culture. Yet today, as a real-life Snowden leaks secrets right and left, the media has failed to notice that we’ve heard the […]

Obama Delirium Syndrome

Black Madness Under Obama: African Americans More Pro-NSA, Anti-Snowden Than Whites and Hispanics by Glen Ford In yet another example of African American moral and political deterioration in the Age of Obama, a new Pew Research poll shows Blacks are more in favor of NSA spying on Americans than are whites or Hispanics. Moreover, the data indicate […]