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Nsa Surveillance Programs

Snowden Support Swells at Debate on NSA Surveillance

Nicholas Nazar | Posted 07.14.2014 | Politics
Nicholas Nazar

To trust a powerful and secretive intelligence agency may be a hard pill to swallow for anyone. In April, after a five-year investigation, the Senate Intelligence Committee concluded that the CIA misled the government on its secret detention and coercive interrogation program.

NSA Spying Creates Backlash Nationwide

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Revelations of National Security Agency surveillance programs have prompted state lawmakers around the United States to prop...

NSA Surveillance Machine Grew Too Big For Anyone To Understand

AP | JACK GILLUM and RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Years ago, back when computer users were dialing up the Internet, civilian government scientists already were expressing concerns a...

Obama Meets With Surveillance Panel

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 10.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Tuesday named the members of a new intelligence review panel aimed at boosting public confidence in U.S. ...

Glenn Greenwald To Testify Before Congress

Posted 07.26.2013 | Media

Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who broke the story on top-secret NSA surveillance programs earlier this summer, will testify before a congressional c...

Officials Say NSA Programs Thwarted Potential Terrorist Plots In 20 Nations

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top U.S. intelligence officials said Saturday that information gleaned from two controversial data-collection programs run by the Nation...

Do the NSA's Phone and Internet Monitoring Programs Make Sense?

Jeffrey A. Miron | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics
Jeffrey A. Miron

The National Security Administration's monitoring of Americans' phone calls and internet communications raises a fundamental question: when is increased security worth reduced privacy or civil liberty?

The PRISM Lesson

Shan Wells | Posted 08.12.2013 | Denver
Shan Wells


Lawmakers Voice Concerns Over NSA Surveillance Revelations

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER and LARA JAKES | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers voiced their confusion and concern, and some called for the end of sweeping surveillance programs by U.S. spy agencies after r...