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News You Really Need To See: "Who Is Jonathan Pollard, and Why Is His Spy Case Inflammatory?"

“Who Is Jonathan Pollard, and Why Is His Spy Case Inflammatory?”

The Christian Science Monitor, April 1, 2014


“The United States is talking with Israel about releasing convicted spy Jonathan Pollard to the Israeli government as an incentive to keep troubled Middle East peace negotiations going, according to the Associated Press and other US and Israeli media reports.   297 more words

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News You Really Need To See: "Report Alleges CIA Misled on Interrogation"

“Report Alleges CIA Misled on Interrogation”

The Washington Post, April 1, 2014, p.A1


“A report by the Senate Intelligence Committee concludes that the CIA misled the government and the public about aspects of its brutal interrogation program for years — concealing details about the severity of its methods, overstating the significance of plots and prisoners, and taking credit for critical pieces of intelligence that detainees had in fact surrendered before they were subjected to harsh techniques.   56 more words

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NSA spied on 122 World Leaders

Sunday 30 March 2014

Secret documents newly disclosed by the German newspaper Der Spiegel on Saturday shed more light on how aggressively the National Security Agency and its British counterpart have targeted Germany for surveillance. 538 more words

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Hey, Glasshole: That cool app? It has turned you into a SPY DRONE

Google Glass spyware can use users as surveillance drones

By John Leyden

Security researchers have created prototype Google Glass spyware that is capable of snooping on everything the user is looking at without tipping off victims that anything is amiss.

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One more reason to buy a Blackphone


Ok, my Franco-cousins. The greatest whistleblower of the 21st century, Mr. Snowden, has cast the light of day on another “intelligence gathering” effort by the big brother’s in your part of the Euro-tax zone. 39 more words


NSA 'records all phone conversations' in unnamed target country ( MYSTIC )

US agency records every phone conversation in unnamed target nation, according to exiled whistle-blower Edward Snowden and others

UPDATED : Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 4:23am… 690 more words

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