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Human Rights Group Amnesty Spied upon by the UK Government

A UK tribunal tasked to handle complaints made against the British Govt. intelligence services has revealed in an email to Amnesty International that the human rights organization was spied on by UK’s spy agency. 453 more words


Controversial US Patriot Act: extended as The Freedom Act

Controversial US Patriot Act:
extended as The Freedom Act

We are not catching terrorists with the Patriot Act, we are instead taking away human rights. Yours! 240 more words

Failure To Listen

TPP A Threat To Human Rights

TPP A Threat To Human Rights
The TPP will facilitate human rights abuses with laws enacted under euphemistic terms, that adversely, impact our daily lives. 1,163 more words

Failure To Listen

by brownwomanarticles

So let’s see how the Patriot Act morphed into the US Freedom Act.  The Patriot Act allowed government to collect all of your cell phone data and internet data by massive bulk gathering.   258 more words

Mass Surveillance

Truthdiggers of the Week: Edward Snowden and Rand Paul

Both of them, in their own ways, are responsible for that historic moment this week when Congress turned away from its obsession with national security at all costs and removed a few of the worst provisions of the Patriot Act.

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Constitutional Rights

Patriots, Freedom and Paperwork

Mr Edward Snowden, now presently under asylum protection in the Federation of Russia, seems to have made his point. Certain provisions of the Patriot Act expired and were not renewed. 115 more words

Climate Change

Video: Watch: Edward Snowden Q&A live stream - Telegraph

By Telegraph Video, Video source: Amnesty International

6:35PM BST 02 Jun 2015

Watch as Edward Snowden answers questions from a British audience via video link at an Amnesty International event tonight. 130 more words