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Nsa Backdoor Searches

This Is Why Tim Cook Is So Furious

Gernot Poetsch | Posted 02.19.2016 | Politics
Gernot Poetsch

You might have already read the Apple CEO's open response to the U.S. government. They are demanding access to an iPhone that was involved in the San Bernardino attacks. But what exactly is the FBI demanding here, how does all this actually work, and why is this such a big deal?

Matt Sledge

Backroom Move Kills 'Backdoor' NSA Spying Ban | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.11.2014 | Politics

Congressional leaders have quietly deleted a measure meant to stop the National Security Agency's "backdoor" surveillance of American communications f...

Matt Sledge

NSA Reform Bill Splits Reformers | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

James Clapper became public enemy number one for civil liberties groups in 2013 when Edward Snowden's leaks revealed that he lied to Congress about th...

Matt Sledge

House Passes Landmark Amendment To Stop Warrantless NSA Searches | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.20.2014 | Politics

The House overwhelmingly approved an amendment Thursday meant to block the National Security Agency from performing warrantless searches on Americans'...

Matt Sledge

NSA Pressed To Come Clean On 'Backdoor Searches' | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.05.2014 | Politics

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) again raised an alarm about the National Security Agency's warrantless "backdoor searches" of Americans' communications at a S...