Archive for the category ‘BIG BROTHER – SPYING – SURVEILLANCE – WHISTLEBLOWING’


Extensive British Spying Throughout Africa Revealed in Le Monde
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
December 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Extensive British Spying Throughout Africa Revealed in Le Monde)
Drowning in Information: NSA Revelations from 262 Spy Documents
Micah Lee and Margot Williams – The Intercept
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Drowning in Information: NSA Revelations from 262 Spy Documents)
Pentagon: Looking for a Few Good Hackers
The New York Times | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 5th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Pentagon: Looking for a Few Good Hackers)
Yemen Files
WikiLeaks – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Yemen Files)
UK Passes Bill Providing Most Extreme Spying Powers in the Developed World
Darius Shahtahmasebi | Activist Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on UK Passes Bill Providing Most Extreme Spying Powers in the Developed World)
In the Trump Era, Leaking and Whistleblowing Are More Urgent, and More Noble, Than Ever
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
November 21st, 2016 ( Comments Off on In the Trump Era, Leaking and Whistleblowing Are More Urgent, and More Noble, Than Ever)
Three New Scandals Show How Pervasive and Dangerous Mass Surveillance Is in the West, Vindicating Snowden
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
November 7th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Three New Scandals Show How Pervasive and Dangerous Mass Surveillance Is in the West, Vindicating Snowden)
Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking
Julia Angwin | ProPublica – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 24th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking)
Private Eyes
Ryan Gallagher and Nicky Hager – The Intercept
October 24th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Private Eyes)
How Israel Became a Hub for Surveillance Technology
Alex Kane – The Intercept
October 24th, 2016 ( Comments Off on How Israel Became a Hub for Surveillance Technology)
Report Finds Loose Laws on Data and Surveillance in Latin America
Cora Currier – The Intercept
October 17th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Report Finds Loose Laws on Data and Surveillance in Latin America)
Delete Your Yahoo Account
Sam Biddle – The Intercept
October 17th, 2016 ( 3 Comments »)
WikiLeaks: 10 Years of Pushing the Boundaries of Free Speech
Nozomi Hayase | Dissident Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 10th, 2016 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks: 10 Years of Pushing the Boundaries of Free Speech)
Guccifer 2.0 Hacked Clinton Foundation
guccifer2 – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 10th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Guccifer 2.0 Hacked Clinton Foundation)
Exclusive: Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails for U.S. Intelligence – Sources
Joseph Menn | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 10th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Exclusive: Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails for U.S. Intelligence – Sources)
A Look Back at What Snowden Told the World about the U.S.-Israel Relationship
Alex Kane | Mondoweiss – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 3rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on A Look Back at What Snowden Told the World about the U.S.-Israel Relationship)
Every Move You Make
James Bamford – Foreign Policy
October 3rd, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
Orwell 2016: Censorship in the Age of Social Media
Catherine Shakdam – Russia Today
October 3rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Orwell 2016: Censorship in the Age of Social Media)
A Walking Tour of New York’s Massive Surveillance Network
Cora Currier – The Intercept
September 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on A Walking Tour of New York’s Massive Surveillance Network)
New Film Tells the Story of Edward Snowden; Here Are the Surveillance Programs He Helped Expose
Jenna McLaughlin and Talya Cooper – The Intercept
September 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on New Film Tells the Story of Edward Snowden; Here Are the Surveillance Programs He Helped Expose)
Inside Menwith Hill: The NSA’s British Base at the Heart of U.S. Targeted Killing
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
September 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Inside Menwith Hill: The NSA’s British Base at the Heart of U.S. Targeted Killing)
Phone Spying Made Easy for All: Check Price List, Choose a Plan
Nicole Perlroth – The New York Times
September 5th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Phone Spying Made Easy for All: Check Price List, Choose a Plan)
Orwell Could Never Have Predicted This Level of Surveillance
Mark Nestmann | Activist Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Orwell Could Never Have Predicted This Level of Surveillance)
Update Your iPhone or iPad: Israeli Cyber-Spy Firm Can Hack You
Tim Johnson | McClatchy – Honolulu Star Bulletin & Advertiser
August 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Update Your iPhone or iPad: Israeli Cyber-Spy Firm Can Hack You)
Pokémons in Every House, Yard, Every Military Base
Sergey Kolyasnikov | Fort Russ – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 22nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Pokémons in Every House, Yard, Every Military Base)
Powerful NSA Hacking Tools Have Been Revealed Online
Ellen Nakashima – The Washington Post
August 22nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Powerful NSA Hacking Tools Have Been Revealed Online)
The NSA Leak Is Real, Snowden Documents Confirm
Sam Biddle – The Intercept
August 22nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on The NSA Leak Is Real, Snowden Documents Confirm)
All Eyes on You
Jennifer Golbeck, Ph.D. | Psychology Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 22nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on All Eyes on You)
Global Surveillance Industry Database Helps Track Big Brother Worldwide
Deirdre Fulton – Common Dreams
August 8th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Global Surveillance Industry Database Helps Track Big Brother Worldwide)
This Company Has Built a Profile on Every American Adult
David Gauvey Herbert | Bloomberg – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 8th, 2016 ( Comments Off on This Company Has Built a Profile on Every American Adult)
If Russian Intelligence Did Hack the DNC, the NSA Would Know, Snowden Says
Robert Mackey – The Intercept
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on If Russian Intelligence Did Hack the DNC, the NSA Would Know, Snowden Says)
What’s It Like to Be a Whistleblower?
Transparency International – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on What’s It Like to Be a Whistleblower?)
The Hunter –> He Was a Hacker for the NSA and He Was Willing to Talk. I Was Willing to Listen.
Peter Maass – The Intercept
July 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Hunter –> He Was a Hacker for the NSA and He Was Willing to Talk. I Was Willing to Listen.)
For US$ 20M, These Israeli Hackers Will Spy on Any Phone on the Planet
Thomas Fox-Brewster - Forbes
June 6th, 2016 ( Comments Off on For US$ 20M, These Israeli Hackers Will Spy on Any Phone on the Planet)
How the Pentagon Punished NSA Whistleblowers
Mark Hertsgaard – The Guardian
May 30th, 2016 ( Comments Off on How the Pentagon Punished NSA Whistleblowers)
Vindication for Edward Snowden from a New Player in NSA Whistleblowing Saga
Jenna McLaughlin and Dan Froomkin – The Intercept
May 30th, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
WikiLeaks Exposes Text from Secretly Negotiated TISA Trade Deal
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 30th, 2016 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks Exposes Text from Secretly Negotiated TISA Trade Deal)
The Intercept Is Broadening Access to the Snowden Archive. Here’s Why
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Intercept Is Broadening Access to the Snowden Archive. Here’s Why)
Snowden Archive——The SIDtoday Files
The Intercept – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Snowden Archive——The SIDtoday Files)
Why I Keep Fighting
Chelsea Manning - Reader Supported News
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Why I Keep Fighting)
Offshore Leaks Database
The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 16th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Offshore Leaks Database)
Timeout for Football Leaks: Whistleblowers Take Six-Month Break
Rafael Buschmann – Der Spiegel
May 16th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Timeout for Football Leaks: Whistleblowers Take Six-Month Break)
#TTIPleaks: Confidential TTIP Papers Unveil US Position
Greenpeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 16th, 2016 ( Comments Off on #TTIPleaks: Confidential TTIP Papers Unveil US Position)
TTIP Leaks [for Download]
Greenpeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on TTIP Leaks [for Download])
Defying the Spies: Free Thought as Resistance in the Age of Surveillance
Benjamin Dangl – Toward Freedom
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Defying the Spies: Free Thought as Resistance in the Age of Surveillance)
Oxfam: US Corporate Tax Cheats Hiding $1.4 Trillion in Profits in Offshore Accounts
Patrick Martin, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Oxfam: US Corporate Tax Cheats Hiding $1.4 Trillion in Profits in Offshore Accounts)
Oxfam: Most of World Bank’s Private Investments Linked to Tax Havens
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Oxfam: Most of World Bank’s Private Investments Linked to Tax Havens)
What the Panama Papers Mean for Global Development
Tharanga Yakupitiyage – Inter Pres Service-IPS
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on What the Panama Papers Mean for Global Development)
Broken at the Top – The Oxfam Report
Oxfam America – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Broken at the Top – The Oxfam Report)
The Corruption Revealed in the Panama Papers Opened the Door to Isis
Patrick Cockburn – CounterPunch
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Corruption Revealed in the Panama Papers Opened the Door to Isis)
Sixty-Two Billionaires Own Half the World
Samuel Harris – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Sixty-Two Billionaires Own Half the World)
Panama Papers: Reigniting the Debate for a Global Tax Body
Share the World’s Resources – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Panama Papers: Reigniting the Debate for a Global Tax Body)
The Panama Papers and the 1%
Mel Gurtov, PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Panama Papers and the 1%)
Panama Papers: City of London Is ‘Beating Heart’ of Tax Cheats Empire
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Panama Papers: City of London Is ‘Beating Heart’ of Tax Cheats Empire)
WikiLeaks: US Government, Soros Funded Panama Papers to Attack Putin
Russia Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 11th, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
Six-Year Anniversary of WikiLeaks Collateral Murder: A Celebration of Free Speech – 5 April 2010
Nozomi Hayase – Common Dreams
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Six-Year Anniversary of WikiLeaks Collateral Murder: A Celebration of Free Speech – 5 April 2010)
L.A. Activists Want to Bring Surveillance Conversation Down to Earth
Jenna McLaughlin – The Intercept
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on L.A. Activists Want to Bring Surveillance Conversation Down to Earth)
This Hacker Rigged Elections in 9 Latin American Countries
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on This Hacker Rigged Elections in 9 Latin American Countries)
Spies and Shadowy Allies Lurk in Secret with Help from Offshore Firm
Will Fitzgibbon - The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists-ICIJ
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Spies and Shadowy Allies Lurk in Secret with Help from Offshore Firm)
Imperialism, Political Corruption and the Real Face of Capitalism
Andre Damon, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Imperialism, Political Corruption and the Real Face of Capitalism)
‘Corruption’ as a Propaganda Weapon
Robert Parry – Consortium News
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on ‘Corruption’ as a Propaganda Weapon)
A Key Similarity between Snowden Leak and Panama Papers: Scandal Is What’s Been Legalized
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on A Key Similarity between Snowden Leak and Panama Papers: Scandal Is What’s Been Legalized)
Beyond Panama: What the World Really Needs Is the #DelawarePapers
Nika Knight – Common Dreams
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Beyond Panama: What the World Really Needs Is the #DelawarePapers)
Giant Leak of Offshore Financial Records Exposes Global Array of Crime and Corruption: The Panama Papers
The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists-ICIJ – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Giant Leak of Offshore Financial Records Exposes Global Array of Crime and Corruption: The Panama Papers)
Explore the Panama Papers Key Figures
Rigoberto Carvajal, Mar Cabra, Álvaro Ortiz and Fernando Blat - The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists-ICIJ
April 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Explore the Panama Papers Key Figures)
FBI Claims Successful Hack of Apple iPhone Security Systems
Thomas Gaist, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on FBI Claims Successful Hack of Apple iPhone Security Systems)
New Study Shows Mass Government Surveillance Silences Unpopular Opinions
Joseph Jankowski, Activist Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on New Study Shows Mass Government Surveillance Silences Unpopular Opinions)
Dark Spots, Light Spots, and Apple’s Protest
Mel Gurtov, PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Dark Spots, Light Spots, and Apple’s Protest)
Surveillance Techniques: How Your Data Becomes Our Data
Domestic Surveillance Directorate – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 28th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Surveillance Techniques: How Your Data Becomes Our Data)
Stingrays: A Secret Catalogue of Government Gear for Spying on Your Cellphone
Jeremy Scahill and Margot Williams – The Intercept
December 21st, 2015 ( Comments Off on Stingrays: A Secret Catalogue of Government Gear for Spying on Your Cellphone)
Five Years since the Arrest of Julian Assange
Robert Stevens, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 14th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Five Years since the Arrest of Julian Assange)
Trade in Services Agreement TiSA – Secret Documents Revealed
WikiLeaks – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 7th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Trade in Services Agreement TiSA – Secret Documents Revealed)
Drone Strikes Fuel the Hatred That Led to Paris Attacks, Ex-Drone Pilots Say
Joshua Kopstein, Vice – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Drone Strikes Fuel the Hatred That Led to Paris Attacks, Ex-Drone Pilots Say)
Meeting Ed Snowden – John Cusack in Conversation with Arundhati Roy (I)
John Cusack - Outlook India
November 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Meeting Ed Snowden – John Cusack in Conversation with Arundhati Roy (I))
Meeting Ed Snowden – “We Brought You the Promise of the Future, but Our Tongue Stammered and Barked…” (II)
Arundhati Roy – Outlook India
November 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Meeting Ed Snowden – “We Brought You the Promise of the Future, but Our Tongue Stammered and Barked…” (II))
Meeting Ed Snowden – The Arundhati Roy—John Cusack Conversation Continues (III)
John Cusack – Outlook India
November 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Meeting Ed Snowden – The Arundhati Roy—John Cusack Conversation Continues (III))
Meeting Ed Snowden – What Shall We Love? (IV)
Arundhati Roy – Outlook India
November 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Meeting Ed Snowden – What Shall We Love? (IV))
Come Hack on SecureDrop and Celebrate the Third Annual Aaron Swartz Day
Trevor Timm – Freedom of the Press Foundation
November 2nd, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
Manipulating Reality: Facebook Is Listening to You
Mel Gurtov, Peace Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Manipulating Reality: Facebook Is Listening to You)
Top European Court Rules That NSA Spying Makes U.S. Unsafe For Data
Jenna McLaughlin – The Intercept
October 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Top European Court Rules That NSA Spying Makes U.S. Unsafe For Data)
Mouth Wide Shut
John Feffer – Foreign Policy In Focus
October 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Mouth Wide Shut)
The Revolutionary Act of Telling the Truth – WikiLeaks
John Pilger - TeleSur
October 5th, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
Julian Assange “Winning” against Intelligence Agencies
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 5th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Julian Assange “Winning” against Intelligence Agencies)
Profiled: From Radio to Porn, British Spies Track Web Users’ Online Identities
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
September 28th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Profiled: From Radio to Porn, British Spies Track Web Users’ Online Identities)
After Snowden, Filmmaker Laura Poitras Takes On Julian Assange
James Vincent – The Verge
September 14th, 2015 ( Comments Off on After Snowden, Filmmaker Laura Poitras Takes On Julian Assange)
When Surveillance Is a Feature, Not a Bug
Joshua Kopstein – The Guardian
August 31st, 2015 ( Comments Off on When Surveillance Is a Feature, Not a Bug)
Assange: What WikiLeaks Teaches Us about How the U.S. Operates
Julian Assange - Newsweek
August 31st, 2015 ( Comments Off on Assange: What WikiLeaks Teaches Us about How the U.S. Operates)
Julian Assange and the Value of WikiLeaks
Norman Solomon, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 24th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Julian Assange and the Value of WikiLeaks)
NSA Spying Relies on AT&T’s ‘Extreme Willingness to Help’
Julia Angwin & Jeff Larson, ProPublica; Charlie Savage & James Risen, The New York Times; Henrik Moltke & Laura Poitras, special to ProPublica – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 17th, 2015 ( Comments Off on NSA Spying Relies on AT&T’s ‘Extreme Willingness to Help’)
Assange: The Untold Story of an Epic Struggle for Justice
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 3rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Assange: The Untold Story of an Epic Struggle for Justice)
Target Tokyo: US Spied on Japanese Government and Corporations Since 2006
WikiLeaks – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 3rd, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
Hacking Team Emails Expose Proposed Death Squad Deal, Secret U.K. Sales Push and Much More
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
July 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Hacking Team Emails Expose Proposed Death Squad Deal, Secret U.K. Sales Push and Much More)
Cybersecurity, Encryption and the Golden Age of Surveillance
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
July 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Cybersecurity, Encryption and the Golden Age of Surveillance)
XKEYSCORE (Part I) – NSA’s Google for the World’s Private Communications
Morgan Marquis-Boire, Glenn Greenwald, and Micah Lee – The Intercept
July 6th, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
XKEYSCORE (Part II) – Behind the Curtain: A Look at the Inner Workings of NSA
Micah Lee, Glenn Greenwald, and Morgan Marquis-Boire – The Intercept
July 6th, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
Obama Administration Spied on German Media As Well As Its Government
Jake Tapper – CNN
July 6th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Obama Administration Spied on German Media As Well As Its Government)
NSA’s Top Brazilian Political and Financial Targets Revealed by New WikiLeaks Disclosure
Glenn Greenwald and David Miranda – The Intercept
July 6th, 2015 ( Comments Off on NSA’s Top Brazilian Political and Financial Targets Revealed by New WikiLeaks Disclosure)
WikiLeaks Publishes NSA Documents Detailing Economic Espionage by ‘Five Eyes’ Alliance against France
Kevin Gosztola – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 6th, 2015 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks Publishes NSA Documents Detailing Economic Espionage by ‘Five Eyes’ Alliance against France)
Spies Hacked Computers Thanks to Sweeping Secret Warrants, Aggressively Stretching U.K. Law
Andrew Fishman and Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Spies Hacked Computers Thanks to Sweeping Secret Warrants, Aggressively Stretching U.K. Law)
Google Chrome Listening in to Your Room Shows the Importance of Privacy Defense in Depth
Rick Falkvinge, Privacy Online News – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Google Chrome Listening in to Your Room Shows the Importance of Privacy Defense in Depth)
Google Accused of “Abusive” Conduct in Privacy App Case
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Google Accused of “Abusive” Conduct in Privacy App Case)
Saudi Arabia Tells Citizens to Ignore Latest WikiLeaks Release
Ian Black – The Guardian
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Saudi Arabia Tells Citizens to Ignore Latest WikiLeaks Release)
Orwell’s Triumph: How Novels Tell the Truth of Surveillance
Sam Frank – The Intercept
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Orwell’s Triumph: How Novels Tell the Truth of Surveillance)
Popular Security Software Came Under Relentless NSA and GCHQ Attacks
Andrew Fishman and Morgan Marquis-Boire – The Intercept
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Popular Security Software Came Under Relentless NSA and GCHQ Attacks)
Controversial GCHQ Unit Engaged in Domestic Law Enforcement, Online Propaganda, Psychology Research
Glenn Greenwald and Andrew Fishman – The Intercept
June 22nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Controversial GCHQ Unit Engaged in Domestic Law Enforcement, Online Propaganda, Psychology Research)
UK Government, Murdoch Press Smear of Edward Snowden Unravels
Chris Marsden, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 22nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on UK Government, Murdoch Press Smear of Edward Snowden Unravels)
After Three Years, the Injustice Handed Out to Julian Assange Must End
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 22nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on After Three Years, the Injustice Handed Out to Julian Assange Must End)
Revealed: How the US Dept. of Justice Gagged Google over Surveillance of WikiLeaks Volunteer
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
June 22nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Revealed: How the US Dept. of Justice Gagged Google over Surveillance of WikiLeaks Volunteer)
Trade Agreements like TISA, TPP and TTIP Will Sideline National Laws, WikiLeaks Says
Hazel Sheffield – The Independent
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Trade Agreements like TISA, TPP and TTIP Will Sideline National Laws, WikiLeaks Says)
Edward Snowden: The World Says No to Surveillance
Edward J. Snowden – The New York Times
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden: The World Says No to Surveillance)
Exclusive: Two Years after Snowden Revelations, Glenn Greenwald Talks about Impacts on Surveillance State
Dana Sayre, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Exclusive: Two Years after Snowden Revelations, Glenn Greenwald Talks about Impacts on Surveillance State)
How Private Contractors Have Created a Shadow NSA
Tim Shorrock – The Nation
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on How Private Contractors Have Created a Shadow NSA)
WikiLeaks Releases Documents Related to Controversial US Trade Pact
Sam Thielman in New York and Phillip Inman in London – The Guardian
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks Releases Documents Related to Controversial US Trade Pact)
New Snowden Documents Reveal Secret Memos Expanding Spying
Julia Angwin, Jeff Larson, Charlie Savage, Henrik Moltke - ProPublica & The New York Times
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on New Snowden Documents Reveal Secret Memos Expanding Spying)
Daniel Ellsberg Credits Edward Snowden with Catalysing US Surveillance Reform
Ewen MacAskill in London, and Dan Roberts and Ben Jacobs in Washington – The Guardian
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Daniel Ellsberg Credits Edward Snowden with Catalysing US Surveillance Reform)
The Pre-charge Punishment of Julian Assange
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
June 1st, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Pre-charge Punishment of Julian Assange)
First Look Publishes Open Source Code to Advance Privacy, Security and Journalism
Micah Lee – The Intercept
June 1st, 2015 ( Comments Off on First Look Publishes Open Source Code to Advance Privacy, Security and Journalism)
U.N. Special Rapporteur: Governments Must Not “Backdoor” Encryption for Spying
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
June 1st, 2015 ( Comments Off on U.N. Special Rapporteur: Governments Must Not “Backdoor” Encryption for Spying)
NSA Planned to Hijack Google App Store and Plant Malware on All Android Apps
TechWorm – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 1st, 2015 ( Comments Off on NSA Planned to Hijack Google App Store and Plant Malware on All Android Apps)
The Years Since I Was Jailed For Releasing the ‘War Diaries’ Have Been a Rollercoaster
Chelsea E Manning (formerly Bradley Manning) – The Guardian
June 1st, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Years Since I Was Jailed For Releasing the ‘War Diaries’ Have Been a Rollercoaster)
NSA Planned to Hijack Google App Store to Hack Smartphones
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
May 25th, 2015 ( Comments Off on NSA Planned to Hijack Google App Store to Hack Smartphones)
Whistleblower Warns on Safety of UK Nukes, Goes on the Run
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 25th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Whistleblower Warns on Safety of UK Nukes, Goes on the Run)
Edward Snowden: NSA Reform in the US Is Only the Beginning
Alan Rusbridger, Janine Gibson and Ewen MacAskill – The Guardian
May 25th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden: NSA Reform in the US Is Only the Beginning)
GCHQ’s Rainbow Lights: Exploiting Social Issues for Militarism and Imperialism
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
May 25th, 2015 ( Comments Off on GCHQ’s Rainbow Lights: Exploiting Social Issues for Militarism and Imperialism)
Apple and Google Just Attended a Confidential Spy Summit in a Remote English Mansion
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
May 25th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Apple and Google Just Attended a Confidential Spy Summit in a Remote English Mansion)
‘Guilty of Embarrassing Government’: CIA Whistleblower Gets 42-Month Sentence
Lauren McCauley – Common Dreams
May 18th, 2015 ( Comments Off on ‘Guilty of Embarrassing Government’: CIA Whistleblower Gets 42-Month Sentence)
Why the Media Ignores Jeremy Hammond While Praising Edward Snowden
Kit O'Connell – Mint Press News
May 18th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Why the Media Ignores Jeremy Hammond While Praising Edward Snowden)
WikiLeaks: German Government Aided NSA Spying in Europe
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 18th, 2015 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks: German Government Aided NSA Spying in Europe)
WikiLeaks Finally Brings Back Its Submission System for Your Secrets
Andy Greenberg, Wired – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 11th, 2015 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks Finally Brings Back Its Submission System for Your Secrets)
Statues of Edward Snowden, Julian Assange and Bradley Manning Unveiled in Berlin
Stefan Steinberg , WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 11th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Statues of Edward Snowden, Julian Assange and Bradley Manning Unveiled in Berlin)
We’re Citizens, Not Subjects. We Have the Right to Criticize Government without Fear
Chelsea E. Manning (formerly Bradley Manning) – The Guardian
May 11th, 2015 ( Comments Off on We’re Citizens, Not Subjects. We Have the Right to Criticize Government without Fear)
Feds Are Using Fear, Not Facts, in Anti-Encryption Crusade
Joshua Kopstein – Al Jazeera America
May 4th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Feds Are Using Fear, Not Facts, in Anti-Encryption Crusade)
Some Notes on the New WikiLeaks Next-Generation Submission System Beta
Julian Assange, WikiLeaks – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Some Notes on the New WikiLeaks Next-Generation Submission System Beta)
Assange: How ‘The Guardian’ Milked Edward Snowden’s Story
Julian Assange - Newsweek
April 27th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Assange: How ‘The Guardian’ Milked Edward Snowden’s Story)
Mass Surveillance is Driven by the Private Sector
Bill Blunden - CounterPunch
April 27th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Mass Surveillance is Driven by the Private Sector)
Our SecureDrop System for Leaks Now Uses HTTPS
Micah Lee – The Intercept
April 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Our SecureDrop System for Leaks Now Uses HTTPS)
DEA Global Surveillance Dragnet Exposed; Access to Data Likely Continues
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
April 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on DEA Global Surveillance Dragnet Exposed; Access to Data Likely Continues)
Passphrases That You Can Memorize — But That Even the NSA Can’t Guess
Micah Lee – The Intercept
April 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Passphrases That You Can Memorize — But That Even the NSA Can’t Guess)
NATO’s Creepy New Plan to Infiltrate Twitter and Facebook
Adam Johnson - AlterNet
March 30th, 2015 ( Comments Off on NATO’s Creepy New Plan to Infiltrate Twitter and Facebook)
Western ISIS Adventurism, Israel behind Hamas – New Assange Revelations
Russia Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 30th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Western ISIS Adventurism, Israel behind Hamas – New Assange Revelations)
Twitter Puts Trillions of Tweets up for Sale to Data Miners
Juliette Garside – The Guardian
March 23rd, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
The NSA’s Plan: Improve Cybersecurity by Hacking Everyone Else
Trevor Timm – The Guardian
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on The NSA’s Plan: Improve Cybersecurity by Hacking Everyone Else)
What’s Scarier: Terrorism, or Governments Blocking Websites in its Name?
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on What’s Scarier: Terrorism, or Governments Blocking Websites in its Name?)
Snowden: Mass Surveillance Won’t Stop Terrorism
Harry Tucker – New York Post
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Snowden: Mass Surveillance Won’t Stop Terrorism)
US Threatened Germany over Snowden, Vice Chancellor Says
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on US Threatened Germany over Snowden, Vice Chancellor Says)
Don’t Want NSA to Spy on Your Email? 5 Things You Can Do
Michael Liedtke, Associated Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Don’t Want NSA to Spy on Your Email? 5 Things You Can Do)
The Orwellian Re-Branding of “Mass Surveillance” as Merely “Bulk Collection”
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Orwellian Re-Branding of “Mass Surveillance” as Merely “Bulk Collection”)
New Zealand Used NSA System to Target Officials, Anti-Corruption Campaigner
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on New Zealand Used NSA System to Target Officials, Anti-Corruption Campaigner)
New Zealand Targets Trade Partners, Hacks Computers in Spy Operations
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on New Zealand Targets Trade Partners, Hacks Computers in Spy Operations)
Technology Should Be Used to Create Social Mobility – Not to Spy on Citizens
Cory Doctorow – The Guardian
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Technology Should Be Used to Create Social Mobility – Not to Spy on Citizens)
The CIA Campaign to Steal Apple’s Secrets
Jeremy Scahill and Josh Begley – The Intercept
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The CIA Campaign to Steal Apple’s Secrets)
An ‘Obvious and Conspicuous’ Injustice, says Assange on Asylum
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on An ‘Obvious and Conspicuous’ Injustice, says Assange on Asylum)
Wikimedia vs. NSA: Challenge to Mass Surveillance under the FISA Amendments Act
ACLU-American Civil Liberties Union – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Wikimedia vs. NSA: Challenge to Mass Surveillance under the FISA Amendments Act)
Barbie the Spy!
Alfredo Lopez – This Can’t Be Happening
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Barbie the Spy!)
The “Snowden is Ready to Come Home!” Story: A Case Study in Typical Media Deceit
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
March 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The “Snowden is Ready to Come Home!” Story: A Case Study in Typical Media Deceit)
Documents Shine Light on Shadowy New Zealand Surveillance Base
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
March 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Documents Shine Light on Shadowy New Zealand Surveillance Base)
(Português) Após o SwissLeaks, é preciso lutar contra a fuga de capitais nos países pobres
Denis Cogneau - Le Monde
March 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on (Português) Após o SwissLeaks, é preciso lutar contra a fuga de capitais nos países pobres)
New Zealand Spying on Pacific Allies for ‘Five Eyes’ and NSA, Snowden Files Show
Toby Manhire – The Guardian
March 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on New Zealand Spying on Pacific Allies for ‘Five Eyes’ and NSA, Snowden Files Show)
The Federal Communications Commission Approved Net Neutrality
Inae Oh – Mother Jones
March 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Federal Communications Commission Approved Net Neutrality)
Spy Cables: Greenpeace among Intelligence Targets
Rahul Radhakrishnan & Will Jordan – Al Jazeera
March 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Spy Cables: Greenpeace among Intelligence Targets)
Gemalto Doesn’t Know What It Doesn’t Know
Jeremy Scahill – The Intercept
March 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Gemalto Doesn’t Know What It Doesn’t Know)
Cyber-Security Firm: NSA-Linked Spyware Found in Hard Drives Worldwide
Lauren McCauley – Common Dreams
March 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Cyber-Security Firm: NSA-Linked Spyware Found in Hard Drives Worldwide)
CitizenFour – Full Documentary
Laura Poitras & Glenn Greenwald, LeakSource – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on CitizenFour – Full Documentary)
Thousands Join Legal Fight against UK Surveillance — And You Can, Too
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Thousands Join Legal Fight against UK Surveillance — And You Can, Too)
The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole the Keys to the Encryption Castle
Jeremy Scahill and Josh Begley – The Intercept
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole the Keys to the Encryption Castle)
Secrecy around Police Surveillance Equipment Proves a Case’s Undoing
Ellen Nakashima – The Washington Post
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Secrecy around Police Surveillance Equipment Proves a Case’s Undoing)
Researchers Find ‘Astonishing’ Malware Linked to NSA Spying
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Researchers Find ‘Astonishing’ Malware Linked to NSA Spying)
Your Samsung SmartTV Is Spying on You, Basically
The Daily Beast – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Your Samsung SmartTV Is Spying on You, Basically)
‘Innocent People’ on UK Police Photos Database
Nick Hopkins & Jake Morris - BBC
February 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on ‘Innocent People’ on UK Police Photos Database)
Western Spy Agencies Secretly Rely on Hackers for Intel and Expertise
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
February 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Western Spy Agencies Secretly Rely on Hackers for Intel and Expertise)
Canada Casts Global Surveillance Dragnet Over File Downloads
Ryan Gallagher and Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
February 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Canada Casts Global Surveillance Dragnet Over File Downloads)
Source Code Similarities: Experts Unmask ‘Regin’ Trojan as NSA Tool
Marcel Rosenbach, Hilmar Schmundt and Christian Stöcker – Der Spiegel
February 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Source Code Similarities: Experts Unmask ‘Regin’ Trojan as NSA Tool)
Secret ‘BADASS’ Intelligence Program Spied on Smartphones
Micah Lee – The Intercept
February 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Secret ‘BADASS’ Intelligence Program Spied on Smartphones)
How to Leak to The Intercept
Micah Lee – The Intercept
February 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on How to Leak to The Intercept)
WikiLeaks Demands Answers after Google Hands Staff Emails to US Government
Ed Pilkington and Dominic Rushe – The Guardian
February 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks Demands Answers after Google Hands Staff Emails to US Government)
GCHQ Captured Emails of Journalists from Top International Media
James Ball – The Guardian
January 26th, 2015 ( Comments Off on GCHQ Captured Emails of Journalists from Top International Media)
Fear of Government Spying ‘Chilling’ Writers’ Speech Worldwide
Lauren McCauley – Common Dreams
January 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Fear of Government Spying ‘Chilling’ Writers’ Speech Worldwide)
NSA Releases Christmas Eve Surprise
Murtaza Hussain – The Intercept
December 29th, 2014 ( Comments Off on NSA Releases Christmas Eve Surprise)
Eight Stellar Surveillance Scoops: 2014 in Review
Dave Maass - Common Dreams
December 29th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Eight Stellar Surveillance Scoops: 2014 in Review)
Sony Hack: Clooney Says Movie is about Snowden, Not Journalism
Natasha Vargas-Cooper – The Intercept
December 23rd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Sony Hack: Clooney Says Movie is about Snowden, Not Journalism)
Haunting Illustrations for Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four, Introduced by the Courageous Journalist Who Broke the Edward Snowden Story
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Haunting Illustrations for Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four, Introduced by the Courageous Journalist Who Broke the Edward Snowden Story)
I’m an ‘Anonymous’ Hacker in Prison, And I Am Not a Crook. I’m an Activist
Jeremy Hammond – The Guardian
December 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on I’m an ‘Anonymous’ Hacker in Prison, And I Am Not a Crook. I’m an Activist)
Four Years since the Arrest of Julian Assange
Robert Stevens, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 15th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Four Years since the Arrest of Julian Assange)
Operation Socialist: The Inside Story of How British Spies Hacked Belgium’s Largest Telco
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
December 15th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Operation Socialist: The Inside Story of How British Spies Hacked Belgium’s Largest Telco)
Right Livelihood Award Acceptance Speech by Edward Snowden
Right Livelihood Award Foundation – Pressenza Int’l Press Agency
December 15th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Right Livelihood Award Acceptance Speech by Edward Snowden)
Operation Auroragold: How the NSA Hacks Cellphone Networks Worldwide
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
December 8th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Operation Auroragold: How the NSA Hacks Cellphone Networks Worldwide)
Edward Snowden Wins Swedish Human Rights Award for NSA Revelations
Ewen MacAskill – The Guardian
December 8th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden Wins Swedish Human Rights Award for NSA Revelations)
At Global Climate Conferences, Spying Is Just Part of the Woodwork
Alleen Brown – The Intercept
December 8th, 2014 ( Comments Off on At Global Climate Conferences, Spying Is Just Part of the Woodwork)
Secret Malware in European Union Attack Linked to U.S. and British Intelligence
Morgan Marquis-Boire, Claudio Guarnieri, and Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
December 1st, 2014 ( Comments Off on Secret Malware in European Union Attack Linked to U.S. and British Intelligence)
Edward Snowden Awarded Stuttgart Peace Prize 2014
Iran English Radio – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 1st, 2014 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden Awarded Stuttgart Peace Prize 2014)
U.S. Companies Supply Eavesdropping Gear to Central Asian Autocrats
Julia Harte – The Center for Public Integrity
December 1st, 2014 ( Comments Off on U.S. Companies Supply Eavesdropping Gear to Central Asian Autocrats)
Vodafone-Linked Company Aided British Mass Surveillance
Ryan Gallagher – The Intercept
November 24th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Vodafone-Linked Company Aided British Mass Surveillance)
The Truth about Anonymous’s Activism
Adrian Chen – The Nation
November 24th, 2014 ( Comments Off on The Truth about Anonymous’s Activism)
Son of Stuxnet: The Digital Hunt for Duqu, a Dangerous and Cunning U.S.-Israeli Spy Virus
Kim Zetter – The Intercept
November 18th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Son of Stuxnet: The Digital Hunt for Duqu, a Dangerous and Cunning U.S.-Israeli Spy Virus)
Brazil Builds Internet Cable to Portugal to Avoid NSA Surveillance
Kathleen Caulderwood – International Business Times
November 3rd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Brazil Builds Internet Cable to Portugal to Avoid NSA Surveillance)
Secret Manuals Show the Spyware Sold to Despots and Cops Worldwide
Cora Currier and Morgan Marquis-Boire – The Intercept
November 3rd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Secret Manuals Show the Spyware Sold to Despots and Cops Worldwide)
Edward Snowden: A ‘Nation’ Interview
Katrina vanden Heuvel and Stephen F. Cohen – The Nation
November 3rd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden: A ‘Nation’ Interview)