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Exposed: Big Brother’s ‘Unique and Productive’ Relationship with AT&T

By Deirdre Fulton Common Dreams August 16, 2015   Exposed: Big Brother’s ‘Unique and Productive’ Relationship with AT&T “The NSA’s top-secret budget in 2013 for the AT&T partnership was more than twice that of the next-largest such program,” a New York Times and ProPublica investigation has revealed.     Newly disclosed National Security Agency documents show that […]

The NSA documents cite AT&T's "extreme willingness to help." (Mike Mozart/flickr/cc)

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Advocacy Groups Worldwide Ask For Terms Of Trans-Pacific Partnership To Be Made Public

By Kate Cox Consumerist   Advocacy Groups Worldwide Ask For Terms Of Trans-Pacific Partnership To Be Made Public   (Great Beyond)   The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a really big deal — literally. The international trade agreement, still under negotiation, has wide-ranging implications for every sector of the American economy and individuals’ rights within it. But […]


Detekt: A New Malware Detection Tool That Can Expose Illegitimate State Surveillance

By Eva Galperin Electronic Frontier Foundation   Detekt: A New Malware Detection Tool That Can Expose Illegitimate State Surveillance     Recent years have seen a boom in the adoption of surveillance technology by governments around the world, including spyware that provides its purchasers the unchecked ability to target remote Internet users’ computers, to read […]

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