Category Archives : Surveillance / Intrussion


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Fight Over Domestic Spying Heats Up in Congress with ‘USA Freedom Act’

By Jon Queally Common Dreams April 29, 2015   Fight Over Domestic Spying Heats Up in Congress with ‘USA Freedom Act’ With Patriot Act reauthorization quickly coming down the pipe, fight over surveillance reform represented in competing congressional bills     A bipartisan bill, designed to rein in the bulk collection of the private communications […]


Baltimore Orioles VP in wake of riots: Part of the problem is the “surveillance state”

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism April 28, 2015   Baltimore Orioles VP in wake of riots: Part of the problem is the “surveillance state”     Well, Angelos is right on on the surveillance state bit. His economics could use some work. (Though we respect from where he comes.) We now have a massive […]

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Baltimore Police Used ‘Stingray’ Spy Device Thousands of Times Since 2007

By Andrea Germanos Common Dreams April 10, 2015   Baltimore Police Used ‘Stingray’ Spy Device Thousands of Times Since 2007 Document reveals how FBI/police department agreement forces secrecy regarding device’s use     The Baltimore Police Department used secretive tracking technology known as “Stingray” for surveillance purposes thousands of times since 2007 and is forced […]

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Artists Place Bust of Edward Snowden Atop War Memorial Statue in Brooklyn

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams April 6, 2015 Artists Place Bust of Edward Snowden Atop War Memorial Statue in Brooklyn ‘We have updated this monument to highlight those who sacrifice their safety in the fight against modern-day tyrannies,’ anonymous artists declare in statement     Paying tribute to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, activist artists in […]

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