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Christopher Soghoian: Government surveillance — this is just the beginning

  Christopher Soghoian: Government surveillance — this is just the beginning     Published by TED About: Privacy researcher Christopher Soghoian sees the landscape of government surveillance shifting beneath our feet, as an industry grows to support monitoring programs. Through private companies, he says, governments are buying technology with the capacity to break into computers, […]

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Rating Obama’s NSA Reform Plan: EFF Scorecard Explained

  Source: https://www.eff.org By Cindy Cohn and Parker Higgins Rating Obama’s NSA Reform Plan: EFF Scorecard Explained   […]President Obama announced a series of reforms to address abuses by the National Security Agency. We were heartened to see Obama recognized that the NSA has gone too far in trampling the privacy rights of people worldwide. […]


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In a Close Vote, Congress Shamefully Defeats Amendment That Sought to Curtail NSA Surveillance 1

Source: http://www.activistpost.com By Mark M. Jaycox EFF In a Close Vote, Congress Shamefully Defeats Amendment That Sought to Curtail NSA Surveillance   The US House of Representatives came within a few votes of passing a novel amendment that attempted to strike out funding for the highly contentious NSA calling records surveillance program. Under this program, the […]


Which companies help protect your data from the government (An important infographic)

Source:  http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino The folks at the Electronic Frontier Foundation do such good work. Everyone who cares about freedom in the online world should send them a check (or some bitcoin.) Click here for the article from Reason. ### See where the companies you use stand regarding your internet freedom.

Which companies help protect your data from the government

New FAA drone list reveals over 20 more public entities authorized to fly drones over United States More at EndtheLie.com - http://EndtheLie.com/2013/02/07/new-faa-drone-list-reveals-over-20-more-public-entities-authorized-to-fly-drones-over-united-states/#ixzz2KG8uVWYb

New FAA drone list reveals over 20 more public entities authorized to fly drones over United States

Source: http://endthelie.com By Madison Ruppert Editor of End the Lie The new Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) drone authorization list obtained by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit reveals more than 20 additional public entities allowed to fly drones over the United States. This news comes as Charlottesville, Virginia […]